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Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Lambis (Millepes) scorpius (Linnaeus, 1758)

Type of listing: Name in current use


Included taxa

   Lambis (Millepes) scorpius scorpius (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Lambis (Millepes) scorpius indomaris Abbott, 1961

Common Name

Scorpion or Arthritica p.102      Allan, J. 1950.  


  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-Arabia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania


 Abbott, R. T. 1961. p.164 General reference
 Abbott, R. T. 1961. p.164 Subspecific arrangement
 Kreipl, K. & Poppe, G.T. 1999. p.23 [numerous illustrations]  General reference


                          Lambis Röding, 1798
                            Lambis (Millepes) Mörch, 1852
                              Lambis (Millepes) scorpius (Linnaeus, 1758)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7896) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-01-08.