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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Amoria molleri (Iredale, 1936)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Relegamoria molleri Iredale, 1936

Common Name

Moller's Volute p.289      Coleman, N. 1981.  


Townsville, Queensland to Wollongong, New South Wales

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland


depth: continental shelf [ 100-250 m {POPPE1992A} ]
depth: continental shelf 
depth: continental slope 
substrate: mud 
substrate: mud bottom 


 Poppe, G.T. & Goto, Y. 1992. p.199, pl. 100, figs. 1-7 [ synonymy, distribution, habitat, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.163, pls. 71H and 71I [ synonymy, type information, distribution, habitat, description, animal and radula (fig. 33f) and remarks. ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.112, pl. 20, fig. 10a-c [ description, distribution and habitat ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.132, pl. 88, figs. 9, 9a General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Amoria Gray, 1855
                              Amoria molleri (Iredale, 1936)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=12167) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-08.