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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Fulgoraria rupestris (Gmelin, 1791)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta rupestris Gmelin, 1791
   Voluta fulminata Lamarck, 1811
   Voluta capitata Perry, 1811
   Fulgoraria chinensis Schumacher, 1817
   Fulgoraria (Fulgoraria) rupestris forma aurantia Shikama & Kosuge, 1970


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaTaiwanTaiwan Strait
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaTaiwan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaVietnam
     Nguyen, N.T. 2001. p.421 


depth: continental shelf 
habitat: mud bottom 
substrate: mud 


 Nguyen, N.T. 2001. p.421 General reference
 Poppe, G.T. & Goto, Y. 1992. p.99, pl. 24, figs 1-4 [ synonymy and distribution ]  General reference
 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.35, pl. 11C, 11D [ synonymy, type information, distribution, habitat, description, animal and radula and remarks ]  General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Fulgorarinae Pilsbry & Olsson, 1954
                            Fulgoraria Schumacher, 1817
                                Fulgoraria (Unplaced) rupestris (Gmelin, 1791)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=37509) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-02-01. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-12.