OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Umbonium Link, 1807

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Umbonium Link, 1807
   Globulus Schumacher, 1817
   Rotella Lamarck, 1822

Included taxa

   Incertae sedis
   Umbonium vestiarium (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Umbonium (Umbonium) vestiarium (LINNAEUS, 1758)
   Umbonium (Suchium) moniliferum (LAMARCK, 1822 in 1815-22)
   Umbonium (Suchium) suturale (LAMARCK, 1822 in 1815-22)
   Umbonium moniliferum (Lamarck, 1822)
   Umbonium (Suchium) giganteum (LESSON, 1833 in 1832-35)
   Umbonium elegans (Kiener, 1838)
   Umbonium (Suchium) costatum (VALENCIENNES in KIENER, 1838 in 1834-50)
   Umbonium costatum (Valenciennes in Kiener, 1839)
   Umbonium sagittata (Hinds, 1845)
   Umbonium conicum (Adams & Reeve, 1850)
   Umbonium (Umbonium) thomasi (CROSSE, 1862-a)
   Umbonium eloiseae Dance, Moolenbeek & Dekker, 1992


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China


feeding mode: deposit feeding 
feeding mode: suspension feeding 
substrate: mud 
substrate: sand 


 Adams, A. 1853. p.187  Synonomy
 Noda, T, Nakao, S. & Goshima, S. 1995. p.73 Biology and ecology
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.95 [ distribution and synonymy ]  General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Umboniinae Adams & Adams, 1854
                        Umboniini Adams & Adams, 1854
                          Umbonium Link, 1807


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=6953) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by bouchet genera on 2002-07-16.