OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Engina contracta (Reeve, 1846)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Ricinula contracta Reeve, 1846
   Ricinula acuminata Reeve, 1846
   Engina contracta (Reeve, 1846)
   Engina gannita Hedley, 1915


Indo-West Pacific; Queensland south to the Whitsunday Group (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-Arabia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
     Cernohorsky, W.O. 1974. p. 126 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSamoan Islands
     Cernohorsky, W.O. 1974. p. 128 
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific


depth: continental shelf       Cernohorsky, W.O. 1974. p. 126 
depth: subtidal       Cernohorsky, W.O. 1974. p. 126 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1974. p.126 Synonomy
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.75 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.93 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.93 Synonomy


                            Engina Gray, 1839
                              Engina contracta (Reeve, 1846)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=11784) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-04-14.