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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus sulcatus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus sulcatus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
   Conus costatus Holten, 1802
   Conus asper Lamarck, 1810
   Conus undulatus Sowerby II, 1858
   Conus bocki Sowerby III, 1881
   Conus brettinghami Coomans, Moolenbeek & Wils, 1982
   Conus samiae da Motta, 1982

Common Name

The Grooved Shell pl. 18, sp. 99      Reeve, L.A. 1843.  


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificFiji
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSolomon Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificVanuatu
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.49 


depth: continental shelf [ from 20 m ]
depth: continental slope [ to 240 m ]


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.135, pl. 46, fig. 1 General reference
 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.228, pl. 47, figs. 4-16 Contains synonymy


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=46387) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-05-10. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-03-26.