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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Costellariidae 

Vexillum (Pusia) fortiplicatum Pease, 1868

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Turricula fortiplicata Pease, 1867
   Vexillum (Costellaria) fortiplicatum Pease, 1868
   Vexillum fortiplicatum (Pease, 1868)
   Mitra aubryana Hervier, 1898
   Vexillum kewaloensis Cate, 1963


Marianas Islands to New Caledonia, the Hawaiian Islands and the Tuamotu Archipelago; Loyalty Islands (Lifu)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaFrench Polynesia (Polynesie Francaise)Tuamotu Archipelago (Iles Tuamotu)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew CaledoniaLoyalty Islands (Iles Loyaute)Lifou
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew CaledoniaLoyalty Islands (Iles Loyaute)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificMariana Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.30 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificMariana IslandsGuam


depth: continental slope [ 200 m to 300 m ]


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1970. p.55 Contains synonymy
 Salisbury, R. 2000. p.225 Distribution
 W. O. Cernohorsky 1981. p.99 Synonomy


                          Vexillum Röding, 1798
                            Vexillum (Pusia) Swainson, 1840
                              Vexillum (Pusia) fortiplicatum Pease, 1868


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=39318) created by Jason D. Weintraub on 2001-03-08. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-05-14.