OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Phasianotrochus rutilis (Adams, 1853)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Cantharidus rutilus auct.
   Eleuchus rutilus Adams, 1853

Common Name

Pink tipped kelp Shell p.66, fig. 91      Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962.  


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


depth: subtidal [ no other record of depth or habitat, but the species probably co-occur with P. irisodontes ]


 Gatliff, J.H. & Gabriel C.J. 1914. p.102 [ diagnosis ]  General reference
 Ludbrook, N.H. 1978. p.93 Fossil record
 Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962. p.66 [fig. 91]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.82 General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Trochinae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Cantharidini Cotton, 1959
                          Phasianotrochus Fischer, 1885
                            Phasianotrochus rutilis (Adams, 1853)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=6601) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-08-07.