OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Veneroida Semelidae 

Iacra seychellarum (Adams, 1856)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Iacra vaillanti auct.
   Syndesmya (Iacra) lactea auct.
   Iacra lactea auct.
   Abra (Iacra) seychellarum auct.
   Scobicularia seychellarum Adams, 1856
   Iacra seychellarum (A. Adams, 1856)
   Strigillina lactea Dunker, 1861
   Syndosmya strigilloides Vaillant, 1865


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland


habitat: shallow water 
substrate: sand [ clean sand ]


 Boss, K. 1977. p.193-200 [ as Abra (Iacra) seychellarum (A. Adams) ]  General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.166 [ Synonymy; distribution; biology and ecology; remarks ]  General reference


                  Semelidae Stoliczka, 1870*
                    Iacra Adams, 1856
                      Iacra seychellarum (Adams, 1856)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=58358) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-11-29. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-09-17.