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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus sanguinolentus Quoy & Gaimard, 1834

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus sanguinolentus Quoy & Gaimard, 1834

Common Name

Blood-Stained Cone p.sp. 274      Reeve, L.A. 1849.  


except Hawaii and Central Indian Ocean

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.31 


depth: intertidal [ 0.5-3 m ]
feeds on: animals [ polychaetes ]
habitat: coral reef [ reef flats ]
substrate: sand [ under rocks ]


 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.52, pl. 4, figs. 6-13 Contains synonymy
 Salvat, B. & Rives, C. 1975. p.347 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.214 [pl. 50, figs 12a-c]  General reference
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.150, pl. 100, figs. 13-13a General reference


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus sanguinolentus Quoy & Gaimard, 1834


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14493) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-27.