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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Terebridae 

Terebra argus Hinds, 1844

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Terebra nebulosa Kiener, 1839
   Terebra argus Hinds, 1844
   Subula argus (Hinds, 1844)
   Terebra argus argus (Hinds, 1844)
   Terebra argus brachygyra Pilsbry, 1921


"From the Red Sea to French Polynesia and the Hawaiian Islands." (Bratcher & Cernohorsky, 1987)

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Bratcher, T. & Cernohorsky, W.O. 1987. p.42 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesia
     Bratcher, T. & Cernohorsky, W.O. 1987. p.42 
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.258 


depth: continental shelf [ to 116 m ]      Bratcher, T. & Cernohorsky, W.O. 1987. p.42 
depth: intertidal [ from 3 m ]      Bratcher, T. & Cernohorsky, W.O. 1987. p.42 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 


 Bratcher, T. & Cernohorsky, W.O. 1987. p.42 General reference
 Bratcher, T. & Cernohorsky, W.O. 1987. p.42 Biology and ecology
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.393 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.223 [pl. 51, fig. 6]  General reference


                          Terebra Bruguière, 1789
                            Terebra argus Hinds, 1844


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14672) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-13.