WoRMS taxon details

Orbithyone megapodia Clark, 1938

214625  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214625)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Clark, H.L. (1938). Echinoderms from Australia, an account of collections made in 1929 and 1932. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoöology at Harvard College.</em> 55: 1-597, 28 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4374780 [details]   
Distribution Also distributed in Australia in Clark & Rowe (1971) and Rowe & Gates (1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, suspension...  
Distribution Also distributed in Australia in Clark & Rowe (1971) and Rowe & Gates (1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, suspension feeder. General distribution: tropical, also Aldabra, western Indian Ocean, depth range 0-15 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
WoRMS (2019). Orbithyone megapodia Clark, 1938. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214625 on 2019-10-23
Date
action
by
1998-10-09 12:31:40Z
created
2000-09-21 09:20:59Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 13:26:43Z
changed

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original description Clark, H.L. (1938). Echinoderms from Australia, an account of collections made in 1929 and 1932. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoöology at Harvard College.</em> 55: 1-597, 28 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4374780 [details]   

basis of record Sloan, N. A.; Clark, A. M.; Taylor, J. D. (1979). The Echinoderms of Aldabra and their habitats. <em>Bull. Br. Mus. Nat. Hist.</em> 37 (2): 81- 128. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Also distributed in Australia in Clark & Rowe (1971) and Rowe & Gates (1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, suspension feeder. General distribution: tropical, also Aldabra, western Indian Ocean, depth range 0-15 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Holotype Holotype Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) No. 1627. Type locality: Broome, Western Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]