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Bivalvia Veneroida Veneridae 

Paphia (Paphia) alapapilionis Röding, 1798

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Venus rotundata Gmelin, 1791
   Paphia alapapilionis Röding, 1798
   Tapes radiata Schumacher, 1817
   Venus papilionacea Lamarck, 1818


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  ABRS RegionsAustralia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.65 


depth: continental shelf [ to 80 m ]
depth: subtidal [ from 10 m ]
substrate: mud 


 Bernard, F.R., Cai, Y.Y. & Morton, B. 1993. p.83 Secondary source
 Hedley, C. 1916. p.165 Distribution
 Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.48 General reference


                  Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815
                    Tapetinae Fischer, 1887
                      Paphia Röding, 1798
                        Paphia (Paphia) Röding, 1798
                          Paphia (Paphia) alapapilionis Röding, 1798


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=63042) created by Shannon Reid on 2002-01-24. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-03-27.