OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Volutoconus hargreavesi (Angas, 1872)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Cymbiola (Volutoconus) hargreavesi auct
   Voluta (Aulica) hargreavesi Angas, 1872
   Volutoconus hargreavesi daisyae Weaver, 1967


Fremantle to Lacepede Island, Western Australia {WILSON1993B}

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Western Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricSW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia


depth: continental shelf 
depth: continental slope [ to 210 m ]
depth: intertidal [ rarely found intertidally {Wilson1993B} ]
depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: gravel [ gravel bottom, mainly consisting of broken corals {POPPE1992A} ]
substrate: sand bottom 


 Poppe, G.T. & Goto, Y. 1992. p.214, pl. 106, figs. 1-2, pl. 107, figs. 3-5 [ synonymy, distribution, habitat, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.138, pl. 61E, 61F, 61G [ synonymy, type information, distribution, habitat, description, animal and radula and remarks ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.118 [ description, distribution, habitat and synonymy ]  General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Volutoconus Crosse, 1871
                              Volutoconus hargreavesi (Angas, 1872)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=12262) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-12.