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Gastropoda Name Fissurellidae 

Diodora jukesii (Reeve, 1850)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Fissurella fimbriata Reeve, 1849
   Fissurella jukesii Reeve, 1850
   Fissurella similis Sowerby, 1862
   Diodora plicifera Thiele, 1930
   Diodora nigropunctata Thiele, 1930

Common Name

Jukes Keyhole Limpet p.52, f.2 [as Fissuridea jukesii]      Allan, J. 1950.  
Latticed Keyhole Limpet p.88, pl.89C      Wilson, B 2002.  


Cape Leeuwin, Western Australia to southern Queensland

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


depth: intertidal 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.29, pl. 4, fig. 1 General reference
 Ponder, W.F. 1978. p.426-427 [ as Diodora nigropunctata Thiele, 1930 ]  Contains synonymy
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.52, pl. 6, figs. 25a-c General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Fissurellidae Fleming, 1922
                        Diodora Gray, 1821
                          Diodora jukesii (Reeve, 1850)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=5866) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-02-25.