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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Columbellidae 

Pyrene testudinaria (Link, 1807)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Columbella testudinaria Link, 1807
   Columbella pardalina Lamarck, 1822
   Columbella tylerae Griffith & Pidgeon, 1834
   Euplica fabula Sowerby, 1844
   Columbella vulpecula Sowerby, 1847
   Columbella japonica Reeve, 1858
   Columbella sagena Reeve, 1858
   Columbella lactescens Souverbie, 1866
   Columbella pardalina var. sublactescens Hervier, 1899
   Columbella pardalina var. lanceolata Hervier, 1899
   Columbella pardalina var. picturata Hervier, 1899
   Columbella pardalina var. crocea Hervier, 1899
   Columbella pardalina var. fulgurata Hervier, 1899
   Columbella pardalina var. bifasciata Hervier, 1899
   Columbella pardalina var. nigrescens Hervier, 1899
   Columbella pardalina var. laxa Hervier, 1899
   Columbella pardalina var. elongatula Hervier, 1899
   Columbella pardalina var. minor Hervier, 1899
   Pyrene testudinaria nigropardalis Habe & Kosuge, 1966
   Pyrene lacteoides Habe & Kosuge, 1966

Common Name

Tyler's Dove Shell p.150      Allan, J. 1950.  


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  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 bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Gulf of Carpentaria
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew CaledoniaLoyalty Islands (Iles Loyaute)Lifou
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  PRELOVED RegionsThailand
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaChina
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.37 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.172 


eCode: coral reef 


 AMS Loose Leaf System . p.Columbellidae 5 Contains synonymy
 Cotton, B.C. 1957. p.1 Distribution
 Hervier, J. 1899. p.306 [ distribution; synonymy; references ]  Secondary source
 Tantanasiriwong, R. 1978. p.14 Distribution
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.107 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.107 Synonomy
 Yen, T.-C. 1942. p.227 Distribution


                        Columbellidae Swainson, 1840
                            Pyrene Röding, 1798
                              Pyrene testudinaria (Link, 1807)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=12059) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-05-05.