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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus consors Sowerby, 1833

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus consors Sowerby, 1833
   Conus anceps A. Adams, 1854
   Conus innexus A. Adams, 1854
   Conus daullei Crosse, 1858
   Conus poehlianus Sowerby III, 1887
   Conus turschi da Motta, 1985

Common Name

The Consort Cone p.sp. 121      Reeve, L.A. 1843.  


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificMarshall Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSolomon Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean


depth: continental shelf [ to 200 m ]
depth: subtidal 
habitat: coral reef 
substrate: in sand 
substrate: silt 


 Reeve, L.A. 1843. p.sp. 121, pl. 21 General reference
 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.117, pl. 19, figs. 1-12 Contains synonymy


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus consors Sowerby, 1833


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45874) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-05-03. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.