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Bivalvia Ostreoida Propeamussiidae 

Parvamussium thyrideum (Melvill & Standen, 1907)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Pecten thyrideus Melvill & Standen, 1907
   Parvamussium thyrideum (Melvill & Standen, 1907)


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaPersian Gulf (=Arabian Gulf)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaArabian Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaGulf of Oman
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.73 


depth: continental rise 
depth: continental shelf 
depth: continental slope 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: biogenic soft substates       Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.73 
substrate: sand 
substrate: sand [ ]
substrate: shell 


 Dijkstra, H.H. & Knudsen, J. 1998. p.49, pl. 2, fig. 9 [ general references, type data, Red Sea material, distribution, remarks ]  General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.73 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.73 Biology and ecology
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.73 Distribution
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.73 Anatomy


                    Propeamussiidae Abbott, 1954
                      Parvamussium Sacco, 1897
                        Parvamussium thyrideum (Melvill & Standen, 1907)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=47016) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-05-25. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-30.