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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Cypraeidae 

Palmadusta clandestina candida (Pease, 1865)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Cypraea candida Pease, 1865
   Palmadusta clandestina whitleyi Iredale, 1939
   Palmadusta clandestina extrema Iredale, 1939

Common Name

White clandestina p.151      Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 2000.  


Australia to Polynesia {Lorenz&Hubert2000}, Abroholos, Western Australia to Cental NSW {WILSON1993A}

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania


depth: intertidal 
substrate: sand 
substrate: under coral 


 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.61 General reference
 Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 2000. p.151 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.188 General reference


                        Cypraeidae Gray, 1824
                          Cypraeovulinae Schilder, 1927
                            Palmadusta Iredale, 1930
                              Palmadusta clandestina (Linnaeus, 1767)
                                Palmadusta clandestina candida (Pease, 1865)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=53128) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-10-04. Record last updated by Holly Barlow on 2003-01-27.