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Pterygia crenulata (Gmelin, 1791)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta crenulata Gmelin, 1791
   Pterygia crenulata (Gmelin, 1791)
   Cylindra coronata Schumacher, 1817
   Cylindra elongata Hirase, 1908
   Cylindromitra fastidiosa Iredale, 1929
   Cylindromitra crenulata toleranda Iredale, 1929


Red Sea and East Africa to southern Japan, Polynesia and the Hawaiian Islands (Cernohorsky, 1991), Indo-West Pacific; Broome, WA to Lady Elliot Island, Queensland (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  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 92 m. ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: sand [ in coral and weedy sand ]


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.147 [ Distribution map (Pl. 148), synonymy, type information and general information ]  General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.307 General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1844. p.sp. 190, pl. 24, fig. 190a General reference
 Subba Rao, N.V. & Dey, A. 1984. p.45 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.153 General reference


                            Pterygia Röding, 1798
                              Pterygia crenulata (Gmelin, 1791)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13193) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-12.