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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus balteatus Sowerby, 1833

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus balteatus Sowerby, 1833
   Conus pigmentatus A. Adams & Reeve, 1848
   Conus moussoni Crosse, 1865
   Conus (Coronaxis) cernicus (Barcl. MS) H. Adams, 1869
   Conus tenuisulcatus Sowerby, 1873
   Conus propinquus E.A. Smith, 1877
   Conus pigmentatus concolor Barros e Cunha, 1933
   Conus circumclausus Fenaux, 1942

Common Name

The Belted Cone p.sp. 88      Reeve, L.A. 1843.  
The Painted Cone p.sp. 237 [as Conus pigmentatus]      Reeve, L.A. 1843.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaMaldives
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSamoan Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSolomon Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificVanuatu
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificFiji
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMascarene Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMozambique
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaTanzania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaKenya
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSomalia


depth: intertidal 
feeds on: animals [
polychaetes ]
habitat: coral reef 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.132, pl. 44, fig. 3 General reference
 Hinton, A. 1972. p.88, figs. 15-16 General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1843. p.sp. 88, pl. 16 General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1843. p.sp. 237 [ as Conus pigmentatus ]  General reference
 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.61, pl. 6, figs. 24-36 Contains synonymy
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.201, pl. 50, fig. 9  General reference


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus balteatus Sowerby, 1833


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14279) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-27.