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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Turbinellidae 

Vasum (Vasum) turbinellum (Linnaeus, 1758)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Murex turbinellus Linnaeus, 1758
   Vasum turbinellus (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Volutella nigra Perry, 1811
   Turbinella cornigera Lamarck, 1822
   Turbinella variolaris Lamarck, 1822


east Africa to western Polynesia {Abbot1959x08}

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.29 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.42 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.106 


 Abbott, R.T. 1959. p.16 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.60 General reference


                            Vasum Röding, 1798
                              Vasum (Vasum) Röding, 1798
                                Vasum (Vasum) turbinellum (Linnaeus, 1758)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=11547) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-07-31.