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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Cymbiola irvinae (Smith, 1909)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta irvinae Smith, 1909

Common Name

Irvin's Volute p.166      Allan, J. 1950.  


Esperance to Shark Bay, Western Australia

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


depth: continental shelf [ from 45 m {POPPE1992A} ]
depth: continental shelf 
depth: continental slope [ to 225 m {POPPE1992A} ]
substrate: gravel 
substrate: sand 


 Bail, P. & Limpus, A. 1997. p.6, figs. 10-12 General reference
 Poppe, G.T. & Goto, Y. 1992. p.163, pl. 66, figs. 1-4 [ synonymy, distribution, habitat, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.85, pl. 35A-C [ synonymy, type information, distribution, habitat, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.120, pl. 17, fig. 5a-b [ distribution and remarks ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.130, pl. 87, fig. 1 [ ss Aulicina irivinae ]  General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Cymbiola Swainson, 1831
                              Cymbiola irvinae (Smith, 1909)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=12320) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-09.