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Pterygia conus (Gmelin, 1791)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta conus Gmelin, 1791
   Pterygia conoidea Röding, 1798
   Mitra conulus Lamarck, 1811

Common Name

Toro-imo-fude G3289 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G3289]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesiaMoluccas
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New GuineaBismark ArchipelagoNew Britain
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSolomon Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificFiji
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSolomon Islands
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.200 


depth: continental shelf 
depth: intertidal 
depth: intertidal and subtidal [ from the intertidal zone to a depth of 36 m. ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: sand [ in coral and fine muddy sand ]


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.106 General reference
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.145 [ distribution, synonymy, type and general information ]  General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1844. p.sp. 83, pl. 12, fig. 83 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.153 General reference


                            Pterygia Röding, 1798
                              Pterygia conus (Gmelin, 1791)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13191) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Paul J. Morris on 2004-02-25.