OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Talopena vernicosa (Gould, 1861)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Monilea vernicosa Gould, 1861
   Trochus (Monilea) lifuanus Fischer, 1878


Abrolhos, WA to Queensland

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificMarshall Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew CaledoniaLoyalty Islands (Iles Loyaute)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificTuvalu (Ellice Islands)


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.36 [ as Monilea vernicosa Gould, 1861, distribution and synonymy ]  General reference
 Habe, T. 1964. p.17, pl. 6, fig. 14 Distribution
 Hedley, C. 1899. p.405 Distribution
 Hedley, C. 1907. p.479 General reference
 Ladd, H.S. 1966. p.40, pl. 5, figs. 13-14 [ as Monilea (Monilea) lifuana Fischer ]  General reference
 Smith, E.A. 1884. p.73 [ as Trochus (Monilea) lifuana ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.95, text fig., pl. 11, fig. 17a-b [ distribution and synonymy ]  General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Umboniinae Adams & Adams, 1854
                        Monileini Hickman & McLean, 1990
                          Talopena Iredale, 1918
                            Talopena vernicosa (Gould, 1861)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=6929) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.