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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus tenuistriatus Sowerby II, 1858

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus tendineus var. granulosus Sowerby I, 1834
   Conus tenuistriatus Sowerby II, 1858
   Conus glans var. tenuigranulata Dautzenberg, 1937


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaChagos Archipelago
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanCocos-Keeling
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificMarshall Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaFrench Polynesia (Polynesie Francaise)


depth: continental shelf [ to 25 m ]
depth: shallow subtidal [ ]
depth: subtidal 
habitat: coral reef 
habitat: coral reef [ lagoon to fore-reef ]


 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.239, pl. 50, figs. 4-7 Contains synonymy
 Salvat, B. & Rives, C. 1975. p.357 [ as Gastridium tenuistriatus ]  New combination
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.216, pl. 46, fig. 12  General reference


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus tenuistriatus Sowerby II, 1858


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14516) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-27.