OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

ANSP OBIS Home | Another Search

Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Cancellariidae 

Cancellaria (Sydaphera) australis Sowerby, 1832

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Cancellaria australis G. B. Sowerby I, 1832


Wilson, 1994: "Known only from the type series from uncertain locality. The locality given in the original description was NSW." "..but as Queensland formed part of "New South Wales" when the species was recorded it is quite possible that the species was taken in Queensland waters." {GARRA1975x62}

  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
     Wilson, B. 1994. p. 174 
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Torres Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast


 Brazier, J. 1877. p.311 General reference
 Garrard, T.A. 1975. p.10 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.174 General reference


                            Cancellaria Lamarck, 1799
                              Cancellaria (Sydaphera) Iredale, 1929
                                Cancellaria (Sydaphera) australis Sowerby, 1832


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13704) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by juliannao on 2003-02-27.