SEA SLUGS

AND  OTHER  MARINE  INVERTEBRATES  OF  THE  TWEED - BYRON  COAST,  AUSTRALIA.

MOLLUSCA

CLASS : BIVALVIA

FAMILY : NUCULANIDAE
Nuculana crassa - Ocean beaches

FAMILY : ARCIDAE
Barbatia pistachia - Hastings Point
Anadara trapezia - Ocean beaches

Arcopsis afra
- Brunswick River

FAMILY : GLYCYMERIDAE
Glycymeris holsericus - Ocean beaches

FAMILY : MYTILIDAE
Modiolus peronianus - Ocean beaches
Musculus alganus
- Brunswick River
Septifer laseron
- in pumice
Musculus impactus
- Brunswick River
Trichomya hirsuta
- Brunswick River

FAMILY : PINNIDAE
Pinna sp - Hastings Point
Pinna sp
- Brunswick River

FAMILY : PTERIIDAE
Pinctada maculata - Hastings Point
Pinctada cf. margaritifera
- On pumice, Brunswick Heads.
Pteria
sp
- Brunswick River
Pteria
sp
- Brunswick River
Electroma physoides
- Brunswick River

FAMILY : ISOGNOMONTIDAE
Melina ephippium - Brunswick River

FAMILY : MALLEIDAE
Malleus alba - Hastings Point

FAMILY : PECTINIDAE
Species ? - Hastings Point
Belchlamys aktinos
- Brunswick River
Species? - on pumice
Complichlamys dringi
- Brunswick River
Decatopecten strangei
- Ocean beaches
Mimachlamys gloriosa
- Brunswick River
Scaeochlamys lividus
- Brunswick River
Pecten fumatus - Ocean beaches

FAMILY : OSTREIDAE
Saccostrea cucullata - Hastings Point

FAMILY : PLICATULLIDAE
Plicatula chinensis - Hastings Point

FAMILY : SPONDYLIDAE
Spondylus nicobaricus - Hastings Point

FAMILY : ANOMIIDAE
Anomia trigonopsis - Brunswick River

FAMILY : LIMIDAE
Lima sp - Hastings Point
Limaria sp - Brunswick River
Limaria sp
- Brunswick River
Lima vulgaris
- Brunswick River
Limatula strangei
- Ocean beaches

FAMILY : LUCINIDAE
Anodontia edentula - Ocean beaches
Ctena bella
- Brunswick River
Divalucina cumingi - Ocean beaches

FAMILY : CHAMIDAE
Chama pacifica - Brunswick River

FAMILY : GALEOMMATIDAE
Scintilla sp - Hastings Point
Scintilla sp - Hastings Point
Kelliia tumida
- Brunswick River
Scintilla sp
- Brunswick River
Scintillona daviei - Brunswick River
Scintillona sp - Brunswick River
Scintillona cryptozoica
- Brunswick River

FAMILY : MONTACUTIDAE
Montacuta sp? - Hastings Point

FAMILY : LASAEIDAE
Lasaea australis - Brunswick River

FAMILY : CARDITIDAE
Cardita excavata - Hastings Point

FAMILY : CRASSATELLIDAE
Eucrassatella cumingii - Ocean beaches

FAMILY : CARDIIDAE 
Acrosterigma reeveanum - Ocean beaches
Acrosterigma cygnorum - Ocean beaches
Vepricardium multispinosum
- Ocean beaches
Fulvia aperta
- Ocean beaches

FAMILY : CARDILIIDAE
Cardilia semisulcata - Ocean beaches

FAMILY : MACTRIDAE
Mactra eximia - Ocean beaches
Mactra contraria
- Ocean beaches
Mactra pusilla
- Ocean beaches
Spisula trigonella
- Ocean beaches
Zenatina victoriae
- Ocean beaches
Raeta pellicula
- Ocean beaches
Mactra antecedens
- Ocean beaches

FAMILY : MESODESMATIDAE
Paphies elongata - Ocean beaches

FAMILY : SOLENIDAE
Solen vagioides - Brunswick River

FAMILY : TELLINIDAE
Strigilla euronia - Ocean beaches
Tellina albinella
- Ocean beaches
Tellina deltoidalis
- Brunswick River

FAMILY : DONACIDAE
Donax brazieri - Ocean beaches
Donax deltoides - Ocean beaches
Donax veruinus
- Ocean beaches

FAMILY : PSAMMOBIIDAE
Gari togata - Brunswick River
Gari livida - Ocean beaches

FAMILY : VENERIDAE
Timoclea scabra - Ocean beaches
Bassina jacksoni
- Ocean beaches
Venerupis anomala - Hastings Point
Dosinia nedigna
- Ocean beaches
Irus cumingii
- Ocean beaches
Antigona persimilis
- Ocean beaches
Pitar pellucidus
- Ocean beaches
Venerupis anomala
- Ocean beaches
Tawera lagopus
- Ocean beaches
Irus crebrelamellatus
- Brunswick River
Eumarcia fumigata
- Brunswick River

FAMILY : HEMIDONACIDAE
Hemidonax pictus - Ocean beaches
Hemidonax dactylus?
- Ocean beaches

FAMILY : CORBULIDAE
Serracorbula cf coxi - Brunswick River

FAMILY : HIATELLIDAE
Panopea australis - Ocean beaches
Hiatella arctica - Ocean beaches

FAMILY : PHOLADIDAE
Barnea australasiae - Brunswick River

FAMILY : TEREDINIDAE
Bankia australis - Brunswick River

FAMILY : MYOCHAMIDAE
Myadora brevis - Ocean beaches
Myadora pandoriformis
- Ocean beaches

FAMILY : PERIPLOMATIDAE
Periploma angasi - Ocean beaches

FAMILY : THRACIIDAE
Thraciopsis angustata - Ocean beaches

FAMILY : CUSPIDARIIDAE
Cuspidaria latesulcata - Ocean beaches

 

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