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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Cymbiola aulica (Sowerby I, 1825)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta aulica Sowerby, 1825

Included taxa

   Cymbiola aulica cathcartiae (Reeve, 1856)


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesSulu Archipelago
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.184 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesPalawanPalawan
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.184 


depth: continental shelf [ to 45 m ]
depth: continental shelf 
depth: shallow subtidal [ from 3 m ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: sand 
substrate: sand bottom 


 Poppe, G.T. & Goto, Y. 1992. p.157, pl. 60,figs. 1-5, pl. 61, figs. 1-6 [ pl. 62, figs. 1-5 synonymy, distribution, habitat, description and remarks ]  General reference
 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.77, pl. 32C-F [ synonymy, type information, distribution, habitat, description, animal and radula, illustrations of the radula (Fig. 17a-b) and remarks ]  General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Cymbiola Swainson, 1831
                              Cymbiola aulica (Sowerby I, 1825)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=37901) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-02-04. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-11.