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Bivalvia Veneroida Cardiidae 

Vasticardium vertebratum (Jonas, 1844)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Cardium philippense Deshayes
   Acrosterigma reeveanum auct.
   Cardium subrugosum Sowerby, 1834
   Cardium vertebratum Jonas, 1844
   Cardium reeveanum Dunker, 1852
   Regozara olivifer Iredale, 1936


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaGulf of Aden
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaVietnam
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaSingapore
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaOman
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaPersian Gulf (=Arabian Gulf)


 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.21 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.126 [ pl.23; placed in genus Trachycardium ]  General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.126 Biology and ecology
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.126 Distribution
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.126 Anatomy
 Vidal, J. 1997. p.248, figs 5c, e, f [ synonymy, illustration, type data, material examined, distribution, description ]  General reference
 Vidal, J. 1999. p.269 [ included recent species, synonymy, description ]  General reference
 Wilson, B.R. & Stevenson, S.E. 1977. p.83 [ Australian distribution only ]  Distribution


                  Cardiidae Lamarck, 1809
                    Trachycardiinae Steward, 1930
                      Vasticardium Iredale, 1927
                        Vasticardium vertebratum (Jonas, 1844)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=44860) created by Holly Barlow on 2001-04-16. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2002-01-23.