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Bivalvia Veneroida Lucinidae 

Divaricella ornatissima (d'Orbigny, 1846)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Lucina ornatissima d'Orbigny, 1846
   Lucina (Divaricella) angulifera Martens in Möbius, 1880

Common Name

Ornate Lucine p.56, pl.57F      Wilson, B 2002.  


Eastern Africa to Indonesia and the Philippines

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.62 


depth: continental shelf [ to 57 m ]
depth: intertidal [ from 1 m ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: sand bottom 
substrate: silt 


 Dekker, H. & Goud, J. 1994. p.124-125 General reference


                  Lucinidae Fleming, 1828
                    Divaricella Martens, 1880
                      Divaricella ornatissima (d'Orbigny, 1846)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=63607) created by Shannon Reid on 2002-01-30. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-01-22.