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Bivalvia Veneroida Veneridae 

Lioconcha (Sulcilioconcha) philippinarum (Hanley, 1844)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Dione philippinarum auct.
   Amiantis (Lamelliconcha) philippinarum auct.
   Hysteroconcha (?Lamelliconcha) philippinarum auct.
   Cytherea philippinarum Hanley, 1844
   Lioconcha (Sulcilioconcha) philippinarum (Hanley, 1844)
   Lioconcha philippinarum (Hanley, 1844)
   Callista amirantium Melvill, 1909


Lamprell & Kilburn, 1999: "Philippines and Japan to New Caledonia... and Madagascar to the Mascarenes and into the Red Sea."

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMascarene Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed SeaGulf of Aqaba
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMadagascar
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaChinaGuangdong
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificFiji
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.15 


depth: continental shelf [ to 20 fathoms (approx. 36.6m) ]
depth: continental shelf       Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999. p. 45 
depth: shallow subtidal       Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999. p. 45 
depth: sublittoral 
depth: subtidal       Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999. p. 45 
habitat: shallow water 


 Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999. p.505 Distribution
 Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999. p.44 [ distribution; synonymy; type data; ecology ]  Secondary source
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.186 [ Synonymy; distribution; biology and ecology; remarks ]  General reference
 Smith, E. A. 1885. p.141 Secondary source


                  Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815
                    Pitariinae Stewart, 1930
                      Lioconcha Mörch, 1853
                        Lioconcha (Sulcilioconcha) Habe, 1951
                          Lioconcha (Sulcilioconcha) philippinarum (Hanley, 1844)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=59272) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-12-05. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-09-18.