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Bivalvia Pholadomyoida Myochamidae 

Myochama anomioides Stutchbury, 1830

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Myochama anomioides Stutchbury, 1830
   Myochama tabida Reeve, 1860
   Myochama keppeliana Reeve, 1860


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricTas. coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaTasmania
  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)Tasmania
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland


habit: byssally attached [ attached by right valve ]
substrate: rocks 
substrate: shell 


 Allan, J. 1950. p.298 General reference
 Cotton, B.C. 1953. p.22 General reference
 Cotton, B.C. 1961. p.149, fig. 139 General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.15 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.216 Contains synonymy
 Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962. p.390 General reference
 Smith, E. A. 1885. p.63 General reference


                  Myochamidae Bronn, 1862
                    Myochama Stutchbury, 1830
                      Myochama anomioides Stutchbury, 1830


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=20581) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2002-06-17.