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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Clanculus floridus (Philippi, 1850)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Euriclanculus floridus auct.
   Trochus floridus Philippi, 1850
   Clanculus floridus (Philippi, 1850)
   Clanculus gibbosus A. Adams, 1853

Common Name

Florid Clanculus p.60      Allan, J. 1950.  


Woolgoolga, New South Wales to Mallacoota, Victoria {Jansen1995a}.

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria


depth: continental shelf [ to 64 m {Jansen1995a}. ]
depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
habitat: rock platform [ ]


 Adams, A. 1853. p.158 General reference
 Angas, G.F. 1865. p.178 General reference
 Angas, G.F. 1867. p.215 General reference
 Brazier, J. 1889. p.74 [Bottle and Glass Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia]  General reference
 Fischer, P. 1877. p.237 [pl. 81, fig. 1, Quicken Bay, Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia ref. Angas]  General reference
 Hedley, C. 1918. p.M42 General reference
 Henn, A. U. & J. W. Brazier 1894. p.176 [Sydney New South Wales, Autstralia]  General reference
 Iredale, T. 1924. p.224 [Tellaburga Island, Victoria, Australia]  General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.32 General reference
 Jansen, P. 1995. p.52, pl. 2, figs. 7-9 [ Synonymy, description, distribution and discussion. ]  General reference
 Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962. p.73 General reference
 McMichael, D.F. 1960. p.54 General reference
 Philippi, R.A. 1849. p.156 General reference
 Philippi, R.A. 1849. p.156 [Australia (New Holland), record Hanley]  General reference
 Philippi, R.A. 1852. p.243 [pl. 36, fig. 15, Australia]  General reference
 Pilsbry, H.A. 1889. p.53 [pl. 10, figs 12, 12a, pl. 14, figs 12, 13, Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia]  General reference
 Tenison-Woods, J.E. 1879. p.40 [North Tasmania, and Victoria, Australia]  General reference
 Watson, R.B. 1886. p.52 [Port Jackson and "South Australia" (maybe meaning southern Australia which could be covering only the eastern part)]  General reference
 Whitelegge, T. 1889. p.270 [Sydney area, New South Wales, Australia]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.86, pl. 8, fig. 18 a-b [ Description and distribution. ]  General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Trochinae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Trochini Rafinesque, 1810
                          Clanculus Montfort, 1810
                            Clanculus floridus (Philippi, 1850)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=6753) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-29.