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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutomitridae 

Volutomitra H. & A. Adams, 1853

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Volutomitra H. & A. Adams, 1853

Included taxa

   Volutomitra groenlandica Möller, 1842
   Volutomitra bairdii Dall, 1889
   Volutomitra alaskana Dall, 1902
   Volutomitra porcellana Melvill & Standen, 1912
   Volutomitra hottentola (Thiele, 1925)
   Volutomitra banksi (Dell, 1951)
   Volutomitra pailoloana (J. Cate, 1963)
   Volutomitra problematic (Ponder, 1968)
   Volutomitra persephone Bayer, 1971
   Volutomitra erebus Bayer, 1971
   Volutomitra vaubani Cernohorsky, 1982
   Volutomitra bayeri Okutani, 1982
   Volutomitra glabella Bouchet & Kantor, 2000


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSouth Africa
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereNew Zealand
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia


depth: continental rise 
depth: continental shelf [ 27-1500 m. ]
depth: continental slope 
substrate: mud 
substrate: sand 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1970. p.97 [ Synonymy, distribution and habitat. ]  General reference


                        Volutomitridae Gray, 1854
                          Volutomitra H. & A. Adams, 1853


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=31165) created by Import from Wasp on 2000-11-16. Record last updated by bouchet genera on 2002-07-16.