Quick Search
Taxonomy
Family:
THRACIIDAE
Full Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum)
> Bivalvia (Class)
> Autobranchia (Subclass)
> Heteroconchia (Infraclass)
> Euhetrodonta (Subterclass)
> Anomalodesmata (Superorder)
> Thracioidea (Superfamily)
> Thraciidae (Family)
> Thracia (Genus)
> vitrea (Species)
Genus Synonyms:
=Odoncineta O.G. Costa, 1830
=Thracia (Crassithracia) Soot-Ryen, 1941 accepted, alternate representation
=Thracia (Odoncineta) O.G. Costa, 1830 accepted, alternate representation
=Thracia (Thracia) Blainville, 1824 accepted, alternate representation
Synonymised Names:
=Lyonsia vitrea Hutton, 1873
Species Images: Thracia vitrea (Hutton, 1873)
Collected Kau Point, Wellington Harbour, NZ (M.062798). 25mm. © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)
Taxonomy
Family:
THRACIIDAE
Full Classification:
Mollusca (Phylum)
> Bivalvia (Class)
> Autobranchia (Subclass)
> Heteroconchia (Infraclass)
> Euhetrodonta (Subterclass)
> Anomalodesmata (Superorder)
> Thracioidea (Superfamily)
> Thraciidae (Family)
> Thracia (Genus)
> vitrea (Species)
Genus Synonyms:
=Odoncineta O.G. Costa, 1830
=Thracia (Crassithracia) Soot-Ryen, 1941 accepted, alternate representation
=Thracia (Odoncineta) O.G. Costa, 1830 accepted, alternate representation
=Thracia (Thracia) Blainville, 1824 accepted, alternate representation
Synonymised Names:
=Lyonsia vitrea Hutton, 1873
Details: Thracia vitrea (Hutton, 1873)
Size/Grows to:
Width 25mm, Height 17mm
Distribution:
North, South and Stewart Island. Dredged around 15-140 metres
Geographical Range:
ACFE.
Notes:
Marine, Endemic
Distribution Map
 
References and Publications

*98 © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (CC-BY-NC-ND)

Key to Geographical Ranges
NZ Map showing Geographical Ranges
The symbols K.A.C.F.M.An. are used to indicate the geographical range of the species. They have been adopted to give an approximation of the range of each species within New Zealand.
K=
Kermadec Islands
A=
Aupourian - Kaipara Harbour, north around North Cape, encompassing the Three Kings Islands and south to East Cape
C=
Cookian - Lower North Island and the northern part of the South Island
F=
Forsterian - Otago, Fiordland and Stewart Island
M=
Moriorian - Chatham Islands, Pitt Island
An=
Antipodean - Subantarctic Islands of New Zealand
Fw =
Freshwater
L =
Land
N =
North Island
S =
South Island
E =
Endemic
I =
Introduced
R =
Recent
Sf =
Subfossil
Fo =
Fossil
Recently Viewed