OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Lyria nucleus (Lamarck, 1811)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta nucleus Lamarck, 1811
   Voluta pattersonia Perry, 1811
   Voluta harpa Mawe, 1823
   Voluta perdicina Megerle, 1829
   Lyria opposita Iredale, 1937
   Lyria insignita Iredale, 1940
   Lyria peroniana Iredale, 1940


  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereNew ZealandNew Zealand OutliersKermadec Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNorfolk Island (Australia)
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales


depth: shallow subtidal [ shallow water species {POPPE1992A} ]


 Bail, P. 1999. p.18 [ insignata Iredale, 1940 as a separate species ]  Alternate taxonomic arrangement
 Poppe, G.T. & Goto, Y. 1992. p.74, pl. 15, figs 1-2 [ synonymy, distribution, habitat, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.23 [ synonymy, type information, distribution, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.119 [ description, distribution, habitat and synonymy ]  General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Volutinae Swainson, 1840
                            Lyria Gray, 1847
                              Lyria nucleus (Lamarck, 1811)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=12282) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-12.