OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Pholadomyoida Thraciidae 

Phragmorisma watsoni (Smith, 1885)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Thracia watsoni Smith, 1885


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)South Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria


depth: continental shelf [{14-40 fathoms (approx. 25.6-73.2m)f1 , f2 to 82 metres f0 fs24 par f3fs17 }]
habitat: sand 
habitat: shell 


 Cotton, B.C. 1961. p.154, fig. 147 General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.15 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.212 General reference
 Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962. p.396, fig. 464 General reference


                  Thraciidae Stoliczka, 1870
                    Phragmorisma Tate, 1894
                      Phragmorisma watsoni (Smith, 1885)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=20505) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2002-06-21.