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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Phyllocoma (Phyllocoma) convoluta (Broderip, 1833)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Triton convoluta Broderip, 1833
   Phyllocoma convoluta (Broderip, 1833)

Common Name

Convolute Muricid p.210      Coleman, N. 1981.  


Indo-West Pacific; recorded in Australia from Darwin and the Capricorn Group {Wilson1993B}

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.27 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesSulu Sea
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.334 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesMarinduque
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.334 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.334 


 Wilson, B. 1994. p.25 General reference


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                          Muricinae Rafinesque, 1815
                            Phyllocoma Tapparone-Canefri, 1881
                              Phyllocoma (Phyllocoma) Tapparone-Canefri, 1881
                                Phyllocoma (Phyllocoma) convoluta (Broderip, 1833)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=10827) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-25.