CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Bivalvia (class)  »  Limoida (order)  »  Limidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 250020 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Lima vulgaris    (Link, 1807)
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups
Family: Limidae (file clams) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: [a file clam]
Distribution:

Occurrence locations [68] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Recent Synonyms: Lima lima
Lima lima vulgaris
Organism Type: a file clam
Taxon Notes:The southern Australian Lima nimbifer has been confused with this species in the past.
Parent Codes
(if any)
:
23 250904
Identifiers:
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:505459 accepted 2016-06-17 view at WoRMS - potential occurrences at OBIS
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Lamprell, K. Whitehead, T., 1992, Bivalves of Australia. Volume 1. Crawford House Press, Bathurst, N.S.W.
Scientific Name
verified against
:
Mikkelsen, P.M. Bieler, R., 2003. Systematic revision of the western Atlantic file clams, Lima and Ctenoides (Bivalvia: Limoida: Limidae)., Invertebrate Systematics, Vol. 17: 667-710.

Record details

Record entered on 21-Mar-2007 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
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