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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Costellariidae 

Vexillum (Costellaria) sculptile (Reeve, 1845)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra sculptile Reeve, 1845
   Vexillum sculptile (Reeve, 1845)
   Mitra delicata Adams, 1853
   Costellaria sculptilis var. interviewi Ray, 1954
   Mitropifex kurodai Sakurai & Habe, 1964


From the Red Sea to the Fiji Islands

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificFiji
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.30 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaPersian Gulf (=Arabian Gulf)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaMaldives
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.210 


depth: subtidal [ to 88 fathoms ]


 Arnaud, J.P., Berthault, C., Jeanpierre, R., Martin, J. C. & Martin, P. 2002. p.8,11 [ Vexillum ( Costellaria ) kurodai considered valid species ]  General reference
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1970. p.55 Contains synonymy
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.110 [ additional reference type = General ]  Distribution
 Guillot de Suduiraut, E. 2000. p.11 Distribution
 Hedley, C. 1908. p.484-5 Distribution
 Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1901. p.421 Distribution
 Schepman, M.M. 1911. p.286 Distribution
 Smith, E.A. 1903. p.605 Distribution


                          Vexillum Röding, 1798
                            Vexillum (Costellaria) Swainson, 1840
                              Vexillum (Costellaria) sculptile (Reeve, 1845)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=39410) created by Jason D. Weintraub on 2001-03-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-12.