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Vexillum (Pusia) elliscrossi Rosenberg & Salisbury, 1991

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Unknown Vexillum elliscrossi Rosenberg & Salisbury, 1991


Hawaiian Islands (Oahu); central Pacific guyots west of Midway Island

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)Hawaiian IslandsOahu
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines


depth: continental shelf [ 67 - 267 m ]
substrate: rocks 
substrate: sand [ 1 specimen: "on a sand bottom"; 1 specimen: "in rock and coralline algal rubble" ]


 Rosenberg, G. & Salisbury, R. 1991. p.149 [ Additional reference types = Contains synonymy, Type information, Type locality, Type illustration (holotype: Fig. 6; paratypes: Figs. 7-9) ]  Distribution
 Salisbury, R. 2000. p.223 General reference


                          Vexillum Röding, 1798
                            Vexillum (Pusia) Swainson, 1840
                              Vexillum (Pusia) elliscrossi Rosenberg & Salisbury, 1991


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45029) created by Jason D. Weintraub on 2001-04-23. Record last updated by Gary Rosenberg on 2004-12-09.