OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Ostreoida Pectinidae 

Decatopecten radula (Linnaeus, 1758)

Type of listing: Name in current use


Included taxa

   Decatopecten radula radula (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Decatopecten radula griggi (Webb, 1957)


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.


depth: intertidal 
substrate: mud 
substrate: sand 
substrate: under stones 


 Dijkstra, H.H. 1998. p.17 Contains synonymy
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.30 [ as Comptopallium radula radula ]  General reference
 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.35, pl. 134, fig. 4 [ as Comptopallium radula radula ]  Alternate taxonomic arrangement


                    Pectinidae Wilkes, 1810
                      Decatopecten Sowerby, 1839
                        Decatopecten radula (Linnaeus, 1758)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45187) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-04-30. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.