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Gastropoda Name Turbinidae 

Turbo (Dinassovica) imperialis Gmelin, 1791

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Dinassovica militaris auct.
   Turbo imperialis Gmelin, 1791
   Turbo militaris Reeve, 1848

Common Name

Military Turban p.99 [as Turbo militaris]      Coleman, N. 1981.  


Southern Queensland and New South Wales

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
     Alf, A. & Kreipl, K. 2003. p.49 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
     Alf, A. & Kreipl, K. 2003. p.49 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSouth Africa
     Alf, A. & Kreipl, K. 2003. p.49 


depth: intertidal 
habitat: rocky shore 


 Alf, A. & Kreipl, K. 2003. p.49 General reference
 Allan, J. 1950. p.69, pl. 15, fig. 23 General reference
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1974. p.154 Synonomy
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.38, pl. 10, fig. 1 General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.34 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.104, pl. 12, fig. 18 General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Turbinidae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Turbo Linnaeus, 1758
                          Turbo (Dinassovica) Iredale, 1937
                            Turbo (Dinassovica) imperialis Gmelin, 1791


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7111) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-10-24.