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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus frigidus Reeve, 1848

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus frigidus Reeve, 1848
   Conus maltzanianus Weinkauff, 1873

Common Name

The Cold Cone p.sp. 284      Reeve, L.A. 1848.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW 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 PacificOceania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.47 


depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal [ to 5 m ]
feeds on: polychaetes 
habitat: coral reef 


 Hinton, A. 1972. p.88, figs. 13-14 General reference
 Maes, V.O. 1967. p.145-146, pl. 17, fig. E General reference
 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.169, pl. 31, figs. 11-15 Contains synonymy
 Salvat, B. & Rives, C. 1975. p.352, fig. 349 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.206, pl. 50, figs. 7a-b  General reference
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.152, pl. 101, fig. 8 General reference


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus frigidus Reeve, 1848


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14365) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-03-26.