OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Name Turbinidae 

Tricolia fordiana (Pilsbry, 1888)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Phasianella [(Tricolia)] fordiana Pilsbry, 1888
   Phasianella minima Melvill, 1896
   Phasianella elachista Melvill, 1901


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricSW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)South Australia


depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal [ to 7 metres (live) ]
habitat: rocky shore 
habitat: sea grass bed 
substrate: algae 


 Robertson, R. 1985. p.42, pls. 20-28 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.103 General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Turbinidae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Tricolia Risso, 1826
                          Tricolia fordiana (Pilsbry, 1888)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7088) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2001-11-14.