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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Cymbiola perplicata (Hedley, 1902)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta perplicata Hedley, 1902

Common Name

Reticulated Volute p.255 [as Cymbiolacca perplicata]      Allan, J. 1950.  


Diamond, Mellish and Lihou Reefs, Coral Sea

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificCoral Sea
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales


habitat: coral reef 


 Cotton, B.C. 1956. p.1 Distribution
 Poppe, G.T. & Goto, Y. 1992. p.170, pl. 75, figs. 4-5, 9 [ synonymy, distribution, habitat, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.96, pl. 39D-E [ synonymy, type information, distribution, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.121, pl. 18, fig. 2 [ distribution, habitat and remarks ]  General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Cymbiola Swainson, 1831
                              Cymbiola perplicata (Hedley, 1902)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=12331) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2002-10-29.