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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Clanculus limbatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Clanculus maculatus [sic]
   Trochus limbatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
   Clanculus limbatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)
   Trochus morum Philippi, 1848
   Clanculus variegatus A. Adams, 1853
   Clanculus maculosus A. Adams, 1853

Common Name

Keeled Clanculus p.92, pl.93F      Wilson, B 2002.  


Twofold Bay, New South Wales to Cape Naturaliste, Western Australia, including Tasmania {Jansen1995a}.

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


depth: continental shelf 
depth: intertidal [ Intertidal to 18 m {Jansen1995a}. ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
habitat: rocky shore 
substrate: under stones 


 Angas, G.F. 1865. p.178 [Port Elliot, as Clanculus variegatus A. Adams, p. 179, as Clanculus maculosus A. Adams]  General reference
 Cotton, B.C. 1959. p.129 [text fig. 66, distribution, ecology]  General reference
 Cotton, B.C. & Godfrey, F.K. 1934. p.81 General reference
 Fischer, P. 1877. p.214 [pl. 71, fig. 2, as Trochus depressus Gmelin]  General reference
 Harris, G.F. 1897. p.279 [ post-Pliocene record from Victoria, Australia, as Clanculus variegatus A. Adams ]  General reference
 Hutton, F.W. 1880. p.95 [as Clanculus variegatus A. Adams]  General reference
 Iredale, T. 1924. p.224 [on the relationship between C. limbatus and C. brunneus]  General reference
 Jansen, P. 1995. p.54, pl. 1, figs. 31-33 [ synonymy, description, distribution and discussion ]  General reference
 Macpherson, J.H. 1966. p.212 General reference
 Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962. p.73 [fig., 101, distribution and notes on synonymy]  General reference
 May, W. L. 1921. p.37 General reference
 May, W.L. 1923. [pl. 18, fig. 10]  General reference
 Philippi, R.A. 1849. p.77 [pl. 14, fig. 6]  General reference
 Philippi, R.A. 1852. p.212 [pl. 31, figs 10-12]  General reference
 Philippi, R.A. 1855. p.265 [pl. 39, fig.5, as Trochus morum Philippi]  General reference
 Pilsbry, H.A. 1889. p.50 [ pl. 11, figs 39, 40, Adelaide, Western Port, Australia, p. 50, as Trochus variegatus A. Adams, p. 55, pl. 14, figs 31, 32 as Trochus morum Philippi ]  General reference
 Pritchard, G.B. & Gatliff, J.H. 1902. p.119 [lists records, Port Fairy, Cape Schanck, Back Bench, Sorrento, San Remo, and Flinders, Western Port]  General reference
 Tapparone-Canefri, C.M 1873. p.161 [pl. 1, fig. 11, as Clanculus variegatus A. Adams, erronously ascribed to Sydney, see [42]]  General reference
 Tate, R. & May, W.L. 1901. p.401 [King Island, Tasmania, Australia]  General reference
 Tenison-Woods, J.E. 1879. p.40 [distribution, as Clanculus variegatus A. Adams]  General reference
 Wells, F.E. & Bryce, C.W. 1986. p.42 [fig. 72, distribution]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.87, pl. 8, fig. 11 a-b, text fig. [ Description, distributionand habitat. ]  General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Trochinae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Trochini Rafinesque, 1810
                          Clanculus Montfort, 1810
                            Clanculus limbatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=6764) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-01-22.