Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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Species Mabellarca dautzenbergi (Lamy, 1907)

Compiler and date details

May 2017 - Burghardt, I.

December 2010 - Peter U. Middelfart, Winston F. Ponder & Des Beechey, Australian Museum, Sydney, NSW, Australia

August 2002 - Peter U. Middelfart, Australian Museum, Sydney, NSW, Australia


Generic Combinations





Extra Distribution Information

Central Indo-West Pacific

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northern Shelf Province (25), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, marine, sand bottom, subtidal.

Extra Ecological Information

Bryozoan sudstrate, to 42 m, see Lamprell & Healy 1998


General References

Evseev, G.A. & Lutaenko, K.A. 1998. Bivalves of the subfamily Anadarinae (Arcidae) from Vietnam. Malacological Review Supplement 7. 1-37, pl. 1-4 [25] (General reference)

Habe, T. 1965. Anadarinae in Japan and its adjacent areas. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo 8: 73-84 [84] (General reference)

Hedley, C. 1909. Mollusca from the Hope Islands, north Queensland. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 34(1): 420–466, pls 36–44 [422] (General reference)

Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999. Catalogue and Bibliography of the Marine Shell-bearing Mollusca of Japan. Japan : Elle Scientific Publications 749 pp.

Huber, M. 2010. Mabellarca dautzenbergi (Lamy, 1907). In: MolluscaBase (2017). World Register of Marine Species. (Accessed on 2017-06-02)

Huber, M. 2010. Compendium of Bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world's marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim, Germany : ConchBooks 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM.

Iredale, T. 1939. Mollusca. Part 1. British Museum (Natural History), London. Great Barrier Reef Expedition, 1928-29. Scientific Reports of the Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-1929 5(6): 209-425, pls 1-75 [265] (General reference)

Kilburn, R.N. 1983. The recent Arcidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia) of southern Africa and Mozambique. Annals of the Natal Museum 25(2): 511-548 [541, figs. 48, 49] (Contains synonymy)

Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. Bivalves of Australia. Leiden : Backhuys Publishers Vol. 2 288 pp. [54, fig. 80] (Synonomy)

Shuto, T. 1971. Neogene bivalves from Panay Island, the Philippines. Memoires of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University 21(1): 1-73 [16] (General reference)


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
22-Aug-2023 BIVALVIA 22-Aug-2023 MOVED Mr Des Beechey Ingo Burghardt Ms Anouk Mututantri (AM)
28-Jul-2014 28-Jul-2014 MOVED
29-Jan-2013 29-Jan-2013 MODIFIED
07-Aug-2012 14-Aug-2012 MODIFIED
07-Aug-2012 01-Oct-2010 MODIFIED
14-Sep-2010 MODIFIED