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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Cymbiola cymbiola (Gmelin, 1791)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta cymbiola Gmelin, 1791
   Voluta corona Dillwyn, 1817
   Voluta flammula Wood, 1828


Joseph Bonaparte Gulf, WA across the Arafura Sea to the Gulf of Carpentaria, Queensland

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesiaMoluccas?
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Arafura Sea
     Willan, R.C. 1995. p. 155 


depth: continental shelf [ 75 m {POPPE1992A} ]
substrate: mud [ ]
substrate: sand [ ]


 Poppe, G.T. & Goto, Y. 1992. p.159, pl. 64, figs. 1-3 [ synonymy, distribution, habitat, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Smith, M. 1942. p.35, pl. 17, fig. 113 [ as Aulica cymbiola (Chemnitz, 1788) ]  New combination
 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.76, pl. 38A-C [ synonymy, type information, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Wenz, W. 1943. p.1334, text fig. 3788 [ as Cymbiola ( Cymbiola) cymbiola (Chemnitz, 1788) ]  New combination
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.120, pl. 17, fig. 4a-b [ description, distribution, habitat and synonymy ]  General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Cymbiola Swainson, 1831
                              Cymbiola cymbiola (Gmelin, 1791)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=12303) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-09.