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Bivalvia Veneroida Cardiidae 

Vasticardium flavum dupuchense (Reeve, 1845)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Regozara dupuchense auct.
   Acrosterigma dupuchense auct.
   Cardium magnum Chemnitz, 1782
   Cardium dupuchense Reeve, 1845

Common Name

The Dupuch Cockle pl. 14, fig. 67      Reeve, L.A. 1845.  
Sharp Toothed Heart Cockle p.316 [ For Regozara dupuchense]      Allan, J. 1950.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast


depth: intertidal 
substrate: sand 


 Allan, J. 1950. p.316, fig. 2 [ as Regozara dupuchense; illustration, description, distribution ]  General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.62, pl. 29, fig. 192 [ illustration, description, distribution, habitat ]  General reference
 Odhner, N.H. 1919. p.12 Distribution
 Reeve, L.A. 1845. pl. 14, fig. 67 [ as C. dupuchense; illustration, description, distribution, habitat ]  General reference
 Vidal, J. 1997. p.243, fig. 5a [ synonymy, illustration, type data, material examined, description, distribution ]  General reference
 Vidal, J. 1999. p.355 [ distribution; synonymy ]  General reference
 Wells, F.E. & Bryce, C.W. 1986. p.166, fig. 603 [ illustration, distribution ]  General reference
 Wilson, B.R. & Stevenson, S.E. 1977. p.85, pl. 5, figs 14-17 [ illustration, type data, description, distribution, W.A. records, fossil records ]  General reference


                  Cardiidae Lamarck, 1809
                    Trachycardiinae Steward, 1930
                      Vasticardium Iredale, 1927
                        Vasticardium flavum (Linnaeus, 1758)
                          Vasticardium flavum dupuchense (Reeve, 1845)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45174) created by Holly Barlow on 2001-04-29. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-04-12.