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Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Ostreoida Ostreidae 

Dendostrea crenulifera (Sowerby II, 1871)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Ostrea crenulifera Sowerby II, 1871
   "Alectryonella" crenulifera (Sowerby II, 1871)


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaChina
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaEast China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p. 10 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaChinaHong Kong (Xianggang)
     Valentich-Scott, P. 2003. p.272 


depth: continental shelf [ to 30 m ]
depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: coral 
substrate: rocks 
substrate: shell 


  Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999. p.439, no. B403 General reference
 Bernard, F.R., Cai, Y.Y. & Morton, B. 1993. p.44 General reference


                    Ostreidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Lophinae Vyalov, 1936
                        Dendostrea Swainson, 1835
                          Dendostrea crenulifera (Sowerby II, 1871)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=61524) created by Shannon Reid on 2002-01-03. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-09-15.