species: Pedum spondyloideum in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Pedum spondyloideum

©Anne Hoggett: Pedum spondyloideum near the reef crest between Bird and South Islands, Lizard Island Group.

©Alexander Semenov: Pedum spondyloideum at Vicki's Reef, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Pedum spondyloideum at Lizard Island, 50 mm wide
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Pectinida
Family Pectinidae
Genus Pedum
Species Pedum spondyloideum



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


References that assist with identification

  • Humann, P. and N. Deloach (2010). Reef Creature Identification: Tropical Pacific New World Publications Inc., Jacksonville, Florida, USA.

Other references

  • Goggin, C.L. and R.J.G. Lester (1987). Occurrence of Perkinsus species (Protozoa, Apicomplexa) in bivalves from the Great Barrier Reef, Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 3: 113-117. LIRS catalog number 237.
  • Kleeman, K. (1995). Associations of coral and boring bivalves: Lizard Island (Great Barrier Reef, Australia) versus Safaga (N Red Sea), Beitrage zur Palaontologie, 20: 31-39. LIRS catalog number 416.
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