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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus pulicarius pulicarius Hwass in Bruguière, 1792

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conus pulicarius Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
   Conus fustigatus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
   Cucullus punctulatus Röding, 1798

Common Name

The Flea-Bitten Cone p.sp. 97      Reeve, L.A. 1843.  


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanCocos-Keeling


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.129-130, pl. 43, fig. 3 General reference
 Demond, J. 1957. p.330-331 General reference
 Hedley, C. 1899. p.477 General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.578-579, fig. 123D General reference
 Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A.J. 1995. p.84, pl. 11, figs. 8-14 Contains synonymy
 Salvat, B. & Rives, C. 1975. p.348 General reference
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.150, pl. 100, fig. 7 General reference


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=46679) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-05-14. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.