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Strombus (Dolomena) variabilis athenius Duclos, 1844

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Strombus variabilis Swainson, Kiener, 1843
   Strombus athenius Duclos, 1844


Northern NewGuinea, Marshalls to Samoa and New Caledonia (Abbott1960a)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.72 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificMarshall Islands


 Abbott, R.T. 1960. p.104-105 [ Pl 14, fig 20; pl 79, figs 3,4 ]  General reference


                          Strombus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Strombus (Dolomena) Iredale, 1931
                              Strombus (Dolomena) variabilis Swainson, 1820
                                Strombus (Dolomena) variabilis athenius Duclos, 1844


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=36617) created by Jennifer Kolb on 2001-01-25. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-07-25.