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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus insculptus Kiener, 1845

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus insculptus Kiener, 1845

Common Name

The Engraved Cone p.sp. 267      Reeve, L.A. 1849.  


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanThailand (W)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaTaiwan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificFiji
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast


depth: continental shelf [ 35-150 m ]


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.143, pl. 50, fig. 4  General reference
 Hinton, A. 1972. p.90, fig. 20 General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1849. pl. 7, sp. 267 General reference
 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.268, pl. 56, figs. 28-33 Contains synonymy
 Shuto, T. 1969. p.217, pl. 23, figs. 1-3, 10, pl. 24, figs. 20-21 [ as Asprella (Asprella) insculpta ]  New combination


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus insculptus Kiener, 1845


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=46155) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-05-08. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.