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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus victoriae victoriae Reeve, 1843

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus victoriae Reeve, 1843
   Conus complanatus Sowerby II, 1866

Common Name

Queen Victoria's Cone p.sp. 202      Reeve, L.A. 1843.  
Victoria's Cone p.51      Coleman, N. 1981.  


north of North West Cape to NT {WILSON1993B}

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory


feeds on: polychaetes 
habitat: coral reef 
substrate: mud bottom 
substrate: sand bottom 
substrate: under rocks 


 Reeve, L.A. 1843. pl. 37, sp. 202 General reference
 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.302, pl. 65, figs. 10-14 Contains synonymy
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.217, pl. 48, figs. 13a-d  General reference
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.146, pl. 98, figs. 5-5d General reference


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus victoriae Reeve, 1843
                              Conus victoriae victoriae Reeve, 1843


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14542) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.