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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Clanculus ringens (Menke, 1843)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Monodonta ringens Menke, 1843
   Clanculus ringens (Menke, 1843)

Common Name

The Ringent Clanculus p.87      Cotton, B.C. & Godfrey, F.K. 1934.  


Western SA to Fremantle, WA {WILSON1993A}. Albany to Geraldton, Western Australia {Jansen1995a}.

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricSW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia


depth: intertidal [ Intertidal to 16 m {Jansen1995a}. ]
depth: intertidal       Jansen, P. 1995. p. 59 
depth: shallow subtidal       Jansen, P. 1995. p. 59 
depth: subtidal 
depth: subtidal       Jansen, P. 1995. p. 59 
substrate: under stones 


 Cotton, B.C. 1959. p.133 [text figure 68, distribution, ecology]  General reference
 Cotton, B.C. & Godfrey, F.K. 1934. p.87 General reference
 Fischer, P. 1877. p.213 [pl. 71, fig. 1, Port Lincoln, SA, Tas.]  General reference
 Hedley, C. 1902. p.78 General reference
 Hedley, C. 1916. p.178 [Western Australia]  General reference
 Jansen, P. 1995. p.59, pl. 3, figs. 19-21 [ Synonymy, description, distribution and discussion. ]  General reference
 Philippi, R.A. 1852. p.235 [pl. 36, fig. 1, West Australia]  General reference
 Pilsbry, H.A. 1889. p.81 [pl. 11, figs 49, 50]  General reference
 Tate, R. 1881. p.393 [Western Coast]  General reference
 Wells, F.E. & Bryce, C.W. 1986. p.42, fig. 70  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.88, pl. 8, figs. 10a-b [ Description, distribution, habitat and remarks. ]  General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Trochinae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Trochini Rafinesque, 1810
                          Clanculus Montfort, 1810
                            Clanculus ringens (Menke, 1843)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=6792) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-07-22.