OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Volutoconus capricorneus Wilson, 1972

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Nannamoria capricornea auct
   Volutoconus capricorneus Wilson, 1972


Point Cloates, Western Australia

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia


depth: continental shelf [ 133 m ]


 Poppe, G.T. & Goto, Y. 1992. p.212, pl. 107, fig. 6 [ synonymy, distribution, habitat, description, animal and radula, and remarks ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.114, pl. 22, fig. 9 [ description, habitat and synonymy as Nannamoria capricornea ]  General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Volutoconus Crosse, 1871
                              Volutoconus capricorneus Wilson, 1972


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=12210) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.