OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Ostreoida Spondylidae 

Spondylus erectospinosus Habe, 1973

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Spondylus erectospinus [sic]
   Spondylus erectospinosus Habe, 1973


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaChina
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaEast China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
     Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 2001. p.145 


depth: continental shelf [ 150-200 m (Lamprell, 1987) from 50 m (Bernard, Cai & Morton, 1993) ]
depth: continental slope [ to 250 m (Bernard, Cai & Morton, 1993) ]
substrate: coral 


 Bernard, F.R., Cai, Y.Y. & Morton, B. 1993. p.54 Secondary source
 Lamprell, K. 1987. p.34, pl. 10, fig. 4 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 2001. p.146 General reference


                      Spondylus Linnaeus, 1758
                        Spondylus erectospinosus Habe, 1973


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=47596) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-07-04. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-10-10.