OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Bivalvia Ostreoida Propeamussiidae 

Similipecten eous (Melvill & Standen, 1907)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Similipecten eous Melvill & Standen, 1907


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaPersian Gulf (=Arabian Gulf)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaGulf of Oman
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaArabian Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.74 


depth: continental rise 
depth: continental shelf 
depth: continental slope 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: biogenic soft substates       Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.74 
substrate: mud 
substrate: sand [ ]
substrate: shell 


 Dijkstra, H.H. 1991. p.23, figs 71-77 [ Indonesian material, description, distribution, ecology, remarks ]  General reference
 Dijkstra, H.H. & Knudsen, J. 1998. p.50, pl. 3, figs 10-11 [ general references, type data, Red sea material, distribution, remarks ]  General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.74 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.74 Biology and ecology
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.74 Distribution
 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.72 General reference


                    Propeamussiidae Abbott, 1954
                      Similipecten Winckworth, 1932
                        Similipecten eous (Melvill & Standen, 1907)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45374) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-04-30. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-30.