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Paraclathurella gracilenta (Reeve, 1843)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mangelia elegantissima auct.
   Paraclathurella gracilenta auct.
   Mangelia contracta auct.
   Clathurella gracilenta auct.
   Mangelia gracilenta auct.
   Pleurotoma gracilenta Reeve, 1843
   Pleurotoma contracta Reeve, 1843
   Pleurotoma fusoides Reeve, 1846
   Pleurotoma portia Smith, 1884
   Cythara elegantissima Melvill & Standen, 1903

Common Name

The Slim Pleurotoma pl. 14, fig. 114      Reeve, L.A. 1843.  


Powell, 1966: "Indo-Pacific..."

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
     Hedley, C. 1922. p. 306 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Arafura Sea
     Hedley, C. 1922. p. 306 
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland


depth: continental shelf       Hedley, C. 1922. p. 306 
depth: subtidal       Hedley, C. 1922. p. 306 


 Habe, T. 1964. p.123, pl. 39, fig. 19 [ illustration, description, distribution ]  General reference
 Hedley, C. 1909. p.456, pl. 44, fig. 91 [ synonymy, illustration, description, distribution ]  General reference


                            Paraclathurella Boettger, 1895
                              Paraclathurella gracilenta (Reeve, 1843)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=56975) created by benamy on 2001-11-16. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-14.