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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Terebridae 

Terebra dimidiata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Buccinum dimidatum Linnaeus, 1758
   Terebra (Subula) dimidiata (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Subula dimidiata (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Terebra dimidiata (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Terebra carnea Perry, 1811
   Acus dimidiata H. & A. Adams, 1853
   Terebra splendens Deshayes, 1857
   Terebra (Subula) dimidiata var. pallida (Dautzenberg, 1935)
   Terebra (Subula) dimidiata var. circumvoluta ("Chemnitz" Dautzenberg, 1935)

Common Name

Divided Auger p.194, pl.25, f.2      Allan, J. 1950.  
Dimidiate Auger p.168, pl.169      Wilson, B 2002.  
Orange-lined Auger p.238, f.663      Coleman, N. 1975.  


"Indo-Pacific, from the Red Sea through the tropical Indo-Pacific to Polynesia and Hawaii." (Bratcher & Cernohorsky 1987) Indo-West Pacific; Pt Cloates, WA to Qld (Wilson, 1994)

  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 Pacific Throughout Region
     Bratcher, T. & Cernohorsky, W.O. 1987. p.40 
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.54 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.256 


 Bratcher, T. & Cernohorsky, W.O. 1987. p.40 General reference
 Bratcher, T. & Cernohorsky, W.O. 1987. p.40 Synonomy
 Bratcher, T. & Cernohorsky, W.O. 1987. p.40 Biology and ecology
 Bratcher, T. & Cernohorsky, W.O. 1987. p.40 Anatomy
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.397 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.225 [pl. 51, fig. 14]  General reference


                          Terebra Bruguière, 1789
                            Terebra dimidiata (Linnaeus, 1758)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14721) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-02-04.