OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Cymbiola pulchra complexa (Iredale, 1924)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta punctata Swainson, 1823
   Cymbiola complexa Iredale, 1924


Fraser Island, Queensland to Ulladulla, NSW

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales


depth: continental shelf [ 50-100 m ]


 Bail, P. & Limpus, A. 1998. p.20 [ synonymy, distribution, description, discussion and notes ]  General reference
 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.95, pl. 39a-c, f-g [ as Cymbiolacca complexa. Synonymy, type information, distribution, habitat, description, animal and radula (fig. 18a) and remarks ]  General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Cymbiola Swainson, 1831
                              Cymbiola pulchra (Sowerby, 1825)
                                Cymbiola pulchra complexa (Iredale, 1924)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=38783) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-02-19. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-08-07.