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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Fusivoluta decussata Barnard, 1959

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Fusivoluta decussata Barnard, 1959


About 30 km off the mouth of the Buffalo River, East London, South Africa {POPPE1992A}

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSouth Africa


depth: continental slope [ dredged at 560 m {POPPE1992A} ]
depth: continental slope 


 Poppe, G.T. & Goto, Y. 1992. p.128, pl. 43, figs. 3-4 [ synonymy, distribution, habitat, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.184, pl. 79A-B [ synonymy, type information, distribution, habitat, description and remarks ]  General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Volutinae Swainson, 1840
                            Fusivoluta von Martens, 1902
                              Fusivoluta decussata Barnard, 1959


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=37872) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-02-04. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-12.