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Bivalvia Mytiloida Mytilidae 

Botula cinnamomea (Gmelin, 1791)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Lithophaga cinnamonea var. auct.
   Modiola cinnamomea auct.
   Lithophaga (Lithodomus) cinnamomeus auct.
   Lithophaga (Botula) cinnamomina auct.
   Mytilus cinnamomeus Gmelin, 1791
   Botula cinnamomea (Gmelin, 1791)


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaDjibouti
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed SeaSudan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaGulf of Aden
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanThailand (W)Phuket
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.57 


habit: boring, infaunal [ mainly in Porites on reef flats (Phuket, Thailand) ]      Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.54 
substrate: coral       Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.54 


 Kilburn, R. N. .  General reference
 Nielsen, C. 1976. p.145 [ ecology ]  Secondary source
 Nielsen, C. 1986. p.7, fig. 21; Biology and ecology
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.54 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.54 Biology and ecology
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.54 Distribution
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.54 Anatomy
 Soliman, G.N. 1969. p.887 Biology and ecology
 Wilson, B.R. & Tate, R. 1984. p.113 Anatomy


                Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815
                  Botula Mörch, 1853
                    Botula cinnamomea (Gmelin, 1791)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=53648) created by Mark Kitson on 2001-10-11. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-09-06.