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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Costellariidae 

Vexillum (Costellaria) coronatum (Helbling, 1779)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta coronata Helbling, 1779
   Vexillum coronatum (Helbling, 1779)
   Mitra nodilirata Adams, 1853
   Mitra (Costellaria) stephanucha var. astephana Melvill, 1904

Common Name

Kagome-tsukushi G3326 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G3326]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  
Kamuri-tsukushi G3326 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G3326]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


Guam (Piti Bay); "...distributional range of V . coronatum is widespread." {Wils2002}

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.30 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificMariana IslandsGuam
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaGulf of Oman
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.212 


feeds on: gastropods [ Gut contents recovered included hard parts of Atys sp. [A. cylindricus ?] ]


 Arnaud, J.P., Berthault, C., Jeanpierre, R., Martin, J. C. & Martin, P. 2002. p.6 General reference
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1970. p.54 Contains synonymy
 Schepman, M.M. 1911. p.284 Distribution
 Taylor, J.D. 1986. p.49 [ Gut contents recovered included hart parts of Atys [A. cylindricus?]; Additional reference type = Distribution ]  Biology and ecology
 Wils, E. & Verbinnen, G. 2002. p.31 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.163 General reference


                          Vexillum Röding, 1798
                            Vexillum (Costellaria) Swainson, 1840
                              Vexillum (Costellaria) coronatum (Helbling, 1779)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13395) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Paul J. Morris on 2004-02-25.