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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus zonatus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus zonatus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
   Cucullus turritus Röding, 1798
   Conus lapideus Holten, 1802
   Conus edwardi Preston, 1908

Common Name

The Zoned Cone pl. 1, sp. 4      Reeve, L.A. 1843.  


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia


depth: continental shelf [ to 30 m ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
feeds on: animals [ polychaetes (Amphinomidae) ]
habitat: coral reef 


 Maes, V.O. 1967. p.148, pl. 17C General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1843. pl. 1, sp. 4 General reference
 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.49, pl. 3, figs. 14-17 Contains synonymy


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus zonatus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45453) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-05-01. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-27.