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Bivalvia Pholadomyoida Laternulidae 

Laternula (Laternula) laterna (Lamarck, 1818)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Anatina laterna Lamarck, 1818
   Anatina gracilis Reeve, 1860
   Anatina constricta Reeve, 1863


  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaTasmania
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricTas. coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricSW coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.69 


eCode: in mud 
substrate: sand [ ]


 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.214 Synonomy
 Phillips, D.A.B., Handreck, C.P., Bock, P.E., Burn, R., Smith, B.J., & Staples, D.A. 1984. p.99 [{as Laternula gracilis}]  General reference


                  Laternulidae Hedley, 1918
                    Laternula Röding, 1798
                      Laternula (Laternula) Röding, 1798
                        Laternula (Laternula) laterna (Lamarck, 1818)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=20541) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-03-28.