OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Ostreoida Pectinidae 

Semipallium dianae (Crandall, 1979)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Chlamys dianae Crandall, 1979

Common Name

Daiana-nadeshiko B460 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: B460]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapanRyukyu Islands (Loo-Chu Islands, Nansi-Shoto)Okinawa


depth: continental shelf [ alive in 20-55m ]
substrate: sand [ living attached or free 'swimming' amongst coral rubble ]


 Dijkstra, H.H. 1998. p.36, pl. 6, figs. 5-8 Contains synonymy
 Dijkstra, H.H. & Kastoro, W.W. 1997. p.270, figs 135-137 [ references, Indonesian material, type data, distribution, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.59, pl. 5, figs 3, 3a-b General reference


                    Pectinidae Wilkes, 1810
                      Semipallium Lamy, 1928
                        Semipallium dianae (Crandall, 1979)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45244) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-04-30. Record last updated by Paul J. Morris on 2004-02-25.