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Vexillum (Vexillum) rugosum (Gmelin, 1791)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta rugosa Gmelin, 1791
   Mitra corrugata Lamarck, 1811
   Mitra brionae Sowerby, 1889
   Turricula weberi Bartsch, 1918
   Vexillum weberi (Bartsch, 1918)

Common Name

Shiwa-mino-mushi G3303 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G3303]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.30 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanAndaman and NicobarAndaman Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaVietnam
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea


substrate: mud 
substrate: sand 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1970. p.53 Contains synonymy
 Hinton, A. 1972. p.48 Distribution
 Rippingale, O.H. & McMichael, D.F. 1961. p.123 Biology and ecology
 Salisbury, R. 2000. p.73 Distribution
 Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.214 Distribution
 Thach, N.N. 2002. p.46 Distribution
 Turner, H. 1989.  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.171 General reference


                          Vexillum Röding, 1798
                            Vexillum (Vexillum) Röding, 1798
                              Vexillum (Vexillum) rugosum (Gmelin, 1791)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13649) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Paul J. Morris on 2004-02-25.