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Bivalvia Pholadomyoida Clavagellidae 

Brechites (Penicillus) Bruguière, 1789

Type of listing: Name in current use


   (Penicillus) Bruguiere, 1789

Included taxa

   Brechites (Penicillus) penis (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Penicillus (Foegia) novaezelandiae (BRUGUIéRE, 1789 in 1789-1816)
   Brechites (Penicillus) philippinensis (Chenu, 1843)
   Brechites (Penicillus) annulosus (Deshayes, 1858)
   Penicillus (Warnea) nagahamai KOSUGE, 1979-b


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern AustraliaSW coast


 Smith, B.J. 1971. p.150 Contains synonymy


                  Clavagellidae Orbigny, 1844
                    Brechites Guettard, 1770
                      Brechites (Penicillus) Bruguière, 1789


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=20650) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by bouchet genera on 2002-07-16.