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Bivalvia Arcoida Glycymerididae 

Tucetona pectunculus pectunculus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Arca pectunculus Linnaeus, 1758
   Cardium amboinensis Gmelin, 1791
   Glycymeris (Tucetona) amboinensis (Gmelin, 1791)
   Tucetona amboinensis extra Iredale, 1939


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.300, no. 17 


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1985. p.64-65, fig. 39 Synonomy
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.42, pl. 4 [ synonymy, illustration, description, distribution, habitat ]  General reference


                  Glycymerididae Newton, 1922
                    Tucetona Iredale, 1939
                      Tucetona pectunculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
                        Tucetona pectunculus pectunculus (Linnaeus, 1758)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=47067) created by Holly Barlow on 2001-05-29. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-14.