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Gastropoda Name Turbinidae 

Turbo (Dinassovica) jourdani Kiener, 1839

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Turbo jourdani Kiener, 1839
   Dinassovica verconis Iredale, 1937

Common Name

Jourdan's Turban Shell p.67 [as Dinassovica jourdani]      Allan, J. 1950.  
Gaint Brown Snail or Turban p.251      Cotton, B. C. 1959.  


Western South Australia to Geraldton, Western Australia

  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)South Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Western Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricSW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia


 Cotton, B. C. 1959. p.251-253 General reference
 Iredale,T. 1937. p.247-248 General reference
 Verco, J.C. 1908. p.338-340, pl. 18, fig. 32-33 General reference
 Verco, J.C. 1911. p.213-214, pl. 27, figs. 1-6a General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.104, pl. 12, fig. 17 General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Turbinidae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Turbo Linnaeus, 1758
                          Turbo (Dinassovica) Iredale, 1937
                            Turbo (Dinassovica) jourdani Kiener, 1839


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7114) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2001-11-25.