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Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Arcoida Arcidae 

Barbatia (Barbatia) decussata (Sowerby, 1833)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Barbatia decussata (auct.)
   Byssoacra decussata Sowerby, 1833
   Barbatia (Abarbatia) oahua Dall, bartsch & Rehder, 1938


Indian Ocean, East Indies, Philippines, South China Sea, Hong Kong, Taiwan (Bernard, Cai & Morton)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea Throughout Region
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaChinaHong Kong (Xianggang)
     Valentich-Scott, P. 2003. p.261 


depth: intertidal 
habit: nestling 
habitat: rocks [ attached to rocks ]


 Bernard, F.R., Cai, Y.Y. & Morton, B. 1993. p.21 Secondary source
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.35 [ Synonymy; distribution; biology and ecology; remarks ]  General reference


                  Arcidae Lamarck, 1809
                    Barbatia Gray, 1842
                      Barbatia (Barbatia) Gray, 1842
                        Barbatia (Barbatia) decussata (Sowerby, 1833)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=60339) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-12-12. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-09-15.