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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Bivalvia (class)  »  Veneroida (order)  »  Ungulinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 308015 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Diplodonta subrotunda   (Cotton, 1930)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups Bivalves, Cephalopods, Chitons, etc.
Family: 23 308 Ungulinidae (bivalves) - show full list
Common Name: [a bivalve]
Organism Type: a bivalve
Synonyms: Cuna subrotunda
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 23 308902     Diplodonta spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
23 326032
Taxon Notes:This species was previously placed in the Condylocardiidae.
Scientific Name Notes:This name is a secondary homonym of the north Atlantic species Diplodonta subrotunda Issel, 1869, and the Australian species needs a replacement name.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-06-20
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Lamprell, K. Healy, J., 1998, Bivalves of Australia. Volume 2. Backhuys, Leiden
Scientific Name
verified against
Middelfart, P., 2002. Revision of the Australian Cuninae sensu lato (Bivalvia: Carditoidea: Condylocardiidae)., Zootaxa, Vol. 112: 1-124.
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