OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Stomatolina rufescens (Gray, 1847)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Stomatella rufescens Gray, 1847

Common Name

The Northern Wide-mouthed Shell p.56      Allan, J. 1950.  


  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland


 Iredale,T. 1937. p.245 General reference
 Pilsbry, H.A. 1890. p.17, pl. 51, fig. 11  General reference
 Rippingale, O.H. & McMichael, D.F. 1961. p.30, pl. 1, fig. 12 Distribution


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Stomatellinae Gray, 1840
                        Stomatolina Iredale, 1927
                          Stomatolina rufescens (Gray, 1847)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=6335) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.