OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Name Fissurellidae 

Amblychilepas omicron (Crosse & Fisher, 1864)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Fissurella omicron Crosse & Fischer, 1864

Common Name

Crumpled Keyhole Limpet p.71      Cotton, B. C. 1959.  


Victoria to South Australia

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)South Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria


 Cotton, B. C. 1959. p.71-72, fig. 33 General reference
 Cotton, B.C. & Godfrey, F.K. 1934. p.48-49 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.53 General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Fissurellidae Fleming, 1922
                        Amblychilepas Pilsbry, 1890
                          Amblychilepas omicron (Crosse & Fisher, 1864)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=5932) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2001-12-06.