OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

ANSP OBIS Home | Another Search

Bivalvia Veneroida Veneridae 

Pitar (Pitar) yerburyi (Smith, 1891)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Callista crocea auct.
   Caryatis pura auct.
   Cytherea (Caryatis) yerburyi Smith, 1891
   Pitar yerburyi (E. A. Smith, 1891)


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaGulf of Aden
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan


 AMS Loose Leaf System . p.Veneridae 4 Secondary source
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.185 [ Synonymy; distribution; biology and ecology; remarks ]  General reference


                  Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815
                    Pitariinae Stewart, 1930
                      Pitar Römer, 1857
                        Pitar (Pitar) Römer, 1857
                          Pitar (Pitar) yerburyi (Smith, 1891)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=59260) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-12-05. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-09-18.