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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Clanculus clangulus (Wood, 1828)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Isoclanculus clangulus auct.
   Trochus clangulus Wood, 1828
   Clanculus clangulus (Wood, 1828)


Caloundra, Queensland to Huskisson, New South Wales {Jansen1995a}.

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
     Jansen, P. 1995. p. 47 


depth: intertidal [ Intertidal to at least 20 m {WILSON1993A}. ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: under stones 


 Angas, G.F. 1867. [correct ref. ?, misidentified as C. clanguloides Gray in Wood, 1828, cf. Hedley notes]  General reference
 Brazier, J. 1889. p.74 [Bottle and Glass Rocks, New South Wales, Australia]  General reference
 Fischer, P. 1877. p.234 [pl. 81?, fig. 8, New South Wales, Australia, from Angas]  General reference
 Henn, A. U. & J. W. Brazier 1894. p.176 [Sydney, New South Wales, Australia]  General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.32 General reference
 Jansen, P. 1995. p.46, pl. 1, figs. 13-15 [ Synonymy, description, distribution and discussion. ]  General reference
 Philippi, R.A. 1852. p.239 [pl. 36, fig. 8]  General reference
 Pilsbry, H.A. 1889. p.57 [pl. 10, figs 5-7, Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia]  General reference
 Watson, R.B. 1886. p.51 [Port Jackson, New South Wales, and Tasmania, Australia; records in BMNH]  General reference
 Whitelegge, T. 1889. p.270 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.85, pl. 8, fig. 15a-b [ Description, distribution, habitat and remarks. ]  General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Trochinae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Trochini Rafinesque, 1810
                          Clanculus Montfort, 1810
                            Clanculus clangulus (Wood, 1828)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=6736) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-07-22.