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Molluscs of Tasmania

Thraciidae: Thracia (Thracia) speciosa Angas, 1869 (‘beautiful thracia’)

Synonym(s): speciosa Angas, 1869.
Typical shell-length 19 mm. Lives subtidally and offshore in sand and mud. Native. Endemic to southeastern Australia (NSW, TAS, VIC and SA).


Class: Bivalvia
Subclass: Heterodonta
Order: Pholadomyoida
Superfamily: Thracioidea
Family: Thraciidae
Genus: Thracia

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no coastal locality records for this species currently available