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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus striatus Linnaeus, 1758

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus striatus Linnaeus, 1758
   Conus leoninus Lightfoot, 1786
   Conus floridus Sowerby II, 1858
   Conus chusaki da Motta, 1978
   Conus subfloridus da Motta, 1985

Common Name

The Striated Cone pl. 32, sp. 179      Reeve, L.A. 1843.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.31 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.49 


depth: continental shelf [ to 25 m, form floridus in 20-40 m, form subfloridus from about 50 m ]
depth: intertidal [ from 1 m ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
feeds on: animals [ fishes ]
habitat: coral reef 
habitat: coral reef [
under coral and rocks ]
substrate: in sand 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.137, pl. 7, fig. 6 General reference
 Demond, J. 1957. p.332 General reference
 Gillett, K. & McNeill, F. 1959. p.72, pl. 64, fig. 5 [ as Dendroconus striatus ]  New combination
 Hedley, C. 1899. p.480 General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.380-381, fig. 123I General reference
 Oostingh, C.H. 1925. p.215-218 General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1843. pl. 32, sp. 179 General reference
 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.219, pl. 44, figs. 18-25 Contains synonymy
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.215, pl. 41, figs. 15a-b  General reference
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.144, pl. 97, fig. 5 General reference


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus striatus Linnaeus, 1758


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14509) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-27.