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Bivalvia Ostreoida Propeamussiidae 

Propeamussium caducum (Smith, 1894)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Amussium caducum Smith, 1894
   Amussium weberi Dautzenberg & Bavay, 1912
   Pecten nakazawai Kuroda, 1932


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanBay of Bengal
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaTanzania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaIndia (W)
     Smith, E.A. 1895. p.18 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificVanuatu
     Dijkstra, H.H 2001. p.75 


depth: continental rise 
depth: continental shelf 
depth: continental slope [ 452-840m alive 'taken alive from 620-960 m'. Also records in 452-840 m (alive) ]      Dijkstra, H.H 2001. p.75 
substrate: mud 


 Dijkstra, H.H 2001. p.75 General reference
 Dijkstra, H.H. 1990. p.10 [ SIBOGA material and discussion of synonymy ]  General reference
 Dijkstra, H.H. 1991. p.6, figs 1-2 [ synonymy, gereneral references, Indonesian material, description, distribution, ecology and remarks ]  General reference
 Dijkstra, H.H. 1995. p.15, figs 9-10, 129-132 [ synonyms, references, type data, New Caledonian material, distribution, description, remarks ]  General reference
 Dijkstra, H.H. & Kastoro, W.W. 1997. p.247, figs 5-8 [ Indonesian material, distribution and character discussion ]  General reference
 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.64, pl. 27, figs 5, 5a [ also p. 66 as Propeamussium weberi. Synonymy of P. caducum, descriptions and distributions ]  General reference
 Smith, E.A. 1895. p.18 General reference


                    Propeamussiidae Abbott, 1954
                      Propeamussium de Gregorio, 1884
                        Propeamussium caducum (Smith, 1894)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45303) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-04-30. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-09-23.