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Gastropoda Unplaced Architectonicidae 

Architectonica (maxima-group) purpurata (Hinds, 1844)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Solarium purpureum [sic]
   Solarium purpuratum Hinds, 1844
   Solarium (Architectonica) purpuratum (Hinds, 1844)
   Solarium (Solarium) purpuratum (Hinds, 1844)
   Architectonica purpurata (Hinds, 1844)


Bieler, 1993: Distribution map fig. 45, p. 58. "Northern Indian Ocean to New Guinea in the western Pacific. Records from eastern Indian Ocean and from Hawaiian Islands in need of verification."

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
     Bieler, R. 1993. p. 58 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New GuineaNew Guinea Group
     Bieler, R. 1993. p. 58 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesiaMoluccas
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaEast China Sea


depth: continental shelf       Bieler, R. 1993. p. 58 


 Bayer, C. 1940. p.249 Distribution
 Bieler, R. 1993. p.58 General reference


                        Architectonica Röding, 1798
                          Architectonica (maxima-group) Bieler, 1993
                            Architectonica (maxima-group) purpurata (Hinds, 1844)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=66415) created by benamy on 2002-03-18. Record last updated by juliannao on 2003-07-03.