OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Name Scissurellidae 

Sinezona beddomei (Petterd, 1884)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Schismope beddomei Petterd, 1884

Common Name

Beddome Slit Shell p.43      Cotton, B. C. 1959.  


New South Wales to Fremantle, Western Australia (Wilson, 1993) and New Zealand (Jansen, 1999)

  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereNew Zealand


eCode: continental shelf 


 Cotton, B. C. 1959. p.43, fig. 13 General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.30 General reference
 Jansen, P. 1999. p.54, figs. 46-48 Contains synonymy
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.46 General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Scissurellidae Gray, 1847
                      Scissurellinae Gray, 1847
                        Sinezona Finlay, 1926
                          Sinezona beddomei (Petterd, 1884)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=5783) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2001-12-17.