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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Cymbiola pulchra peristicta (McMichael, 1963)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Cymbiolacca peristricta McMichael, 1963

Common Name

Black Spotted Volute p.254, pl.698 [as Cymbiolacca peristicta For Cymbiolacca peristicta]      Coleman, N. 1975.  


Swain Reefs to Tee Line Reef

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef


depth: shallow subtidal [ 4 m {POPPE1992A} ]
substrate: sand 


 Bail, P. & Limpus, A. 1998. p.11 [ distribution , description and notes ]  General reference
 Poppe, G.T. & Goto, Y. 1992. p.174, pl. 77, figs. 1-2 [ as pulchra form peristicta, synonymy, distribution, habitat, description and remarks. ]  General reference
 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.96, pl. 40A-C [ as Cymbiolacca peristicta, synonymy, type information, distribution, habitat, description, animal and radula (fig. 18d-e) and remarks. ]  General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Cymbiola Swainson, 1831
                              Cymbiola pulchra (Sowerby, 1825)
                                Cymbiola pulchra peristicta (McMichael, 1963)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=38777) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-02-19. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-02-23.