OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Epitoniidae 

Epitonium (Epitonium) couturieri (de Boury, 1912)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Scala (Scala) couturieri de Boury, 1912
   Epitonium (Epitonium) couturieri de Boury, 1912


"Because this species was described based on material from an unknwon habitat, we are uncertain whether it should be part of the Indo-Pacific fauna and we are placing it in this chapter with much uncertainty. (Weil1999)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific


 Weil, A., Brown, L & Neville, B. 1999. p.92, fig 273 General reference
 Weil, A., Brown, L & Neville, B. 1999. p.92, fig. 273 Illustration of type specimen


                          Epitonium Röding, 1798
                            Epitonium (Epitonium) Röding, 1798
                              Epitonium (Epitonium) couturieri (de Boury, 1912)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=47857) created by Sarah Watson on 2001-07-12. Record last updated by juliannao on 2002-11-10.