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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus angasi Tryon, 1884

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus metcalfei Angas, 1833
   Conus angasi Tryon, 1884
   Rhizoconus advertex Garrard, 1961

Common Name

Angas's Cone p.265      Coleman, N. 1981.  
Reference Cone p.265, pl.723      Coleman, N. 1975.  


Sydney to Fraser Island {Rocke1995x55}

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast


depth: continental shelf [ from 50 m ]
depth: continental slope [ to 250 m ]


 Garrard, T.A. 1961. p.29 [ as Floraconus angasi ]  New combination
 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.285, pl. 60, figs. 16-20 Contains synonymy
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.200, pl. 47, fig. 4  General reference
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.152, pl. 101, fig. 3 General reference


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus angasi Tryon, 1884


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14261) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-02-18.