OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Ostreoida Pectinidae 

Decatopecten radula radula (Linnaeus, 1758)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Ostrea radula Linnaeus, 1758
   Pecten argenteus Reeve, 1853
   Comptopallium pauciplicatum Iredale, 1939

Common Name

Flat-ribbed Scallop p.156 []      Coleman, N. 1981.  


distributions in Australia and the Tropical Indo-Pacific are not specific in the used literature

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.328 


 Dijkstra, H.H. 1990. p.12 [ SIBOGA material ]  Alternate taxonomic arrangement
 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.35, pl. 13, fig. 4 [ synonymy, description, distribution ]  General reference


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45778) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-05-02. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-25.