OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Monstrotyphis yatesi (Crosse & Fischer, 1865)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Typhis yatesi Crosse & Fischer, 1865

Common Name

Yate's Typhis p.173      Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)South Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia


depth: subtidal [ may be dredged in as little as 10 m {Wilson1993B} ]


 Houart, R. 2002. p.150 General reference
 Radwin, G.E. & D'Attilio, A. 1976. p.209, pl. 31, fig. 1 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.56 General reference


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                          Typhinae Cossmann, 1903
                            Monstrotyphis Habe, 1961
                              Monstrotyphis yatesi (Crosse & Fischer, 1865)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=11486) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-28.