OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Cymbiola oblita (Smith, 1909)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta oblita Smith, 1909


Port Cloates to North Kimberley, Western Australia

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


depth: intertidal 
habitat: intertial flats 
habitat: intertial flats 
habitat: intertial flats 
habitat: intertial flats 
substrate: sand 
substrate: sand 
substrate: sand 
substrate: sand 
substrate: sand 


 Bail, P. & Limpus, A. 1997. p.5, figs. 33-74 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.121, pl. 17, figs. 3, 8a-d [ description, distribution, habitat and remarks ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.130, pl. 87, fig. 3, 3a [ as Aulicina nivosa oblita ]  General reference


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=12329) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-09.