OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus locumtenens Blumenbach, 1791

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus locumtenens Blumenbach, 1791
   Conus acuminatus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
   Cucullus vicarius Röding, 1798
   Conus substitutus Link, 1807
   Conus insignis Sowerby I, 1833
   Conus multicatenatus Sowerby II, 1833
   Conus scheh "Jickeli" Weinkauff, 1873
   Conus coxianus Sowerby III, 1895
   Conus viaderi Fenaux, 1942


Dekker&Orlin2000: Red Sea endemic.

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSomalia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaYemen


depth: shallow subtidal [ from 2 m ]
depth: subtidal [ to 10 m ]
substrate: mud 
substrate: sand 


 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.166, pl. 30, figs. 23-30 Contains synonymy


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus locumtenens Blumenbach, 1791


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=46184) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-05-08. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-10-25.