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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Calliostoma (Fautor) allporti (Tenison Woods, 1876)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Fautor allporti auct.
   Zizyphinus allporti Tenison Woods, 1876
   Trochus tinctus Watson, 1886

Common Name

Allport Top Shell p.154      Cotton, B.C. 1959.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricTas. coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Tasmania
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)South Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaTasmania
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia


depth: continental shelf 
depth: continental slope [ dredged to 400 m ]


 Cotton, B.C. 1959. p.154, fig. 86 General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.33 General reference
 Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962. p.57, fig. 76  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.62 [ distribution and habitat ]  General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Calliostomatinae Thiele, 1924
                        Calliostoma Swainson, 1840
                          Calliostoma (Fautor) Iredale, 1924
                            Calliostoma (Fautor) allporti (Tenison Woods, 1876)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=5945) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-02-09.