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Nuculana (Scaeoleda) dohrni (Hanley, 1861)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Scaeoleda dohrni auct.
   Scaeoleda tragulata auct.
   Leda dohrni Hanley, 1861
   Leda hanleyi Angas, 1873
   Nuculana dohrni tragulata Iredale, 1924

Common Name

Dohrn's Elegant Nut Shell p.248      Allan, J. 1950.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland


depth: continental shelf [ to 38.5 metres {LAMPRELL1998A} ]


 Iredale, T. 1929. [as Scaeoleda dohrni]  New combination
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.7 [ as Scaeoleda dohrni and S. tragulata ]  General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.40 General reference


                  Nuculanidae H. & A. Adams, 1858
                    Nuculaninae H. & A. Adams, 1858
                      Nuculana Link, 1807
                        Nuculana (Scaeoleda) Iredale, 1929
                          Nuculana (Scaeoleda) dohrni (Hanley, 1861)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=18817) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-04-12.