OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus moreleti Crosse, 1858

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus elongatus Reeve, 1843
   Conus oblitus Reeve, 1849
   Conus moreleti Crosse, 1858


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific


depth: continental shelf [ to 50 m ]
depth: intertidal [ 1 m ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal [ mainly in 8-20 m ]
habitat: coral reef 


 Hinton, A. 1972. p.72 General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.375-376, fig. 122F General reference
 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.53, pl. 4, figs. 14-18 Contains synonymy
 Salvat, B. & Rives, C. 1975. p.347 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.210 [pl. 50, fig. 10]  General reference


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus moreleti Crosse, 1858


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14427) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.