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Gastropoda Name Turbinidae 

Turbo (Subninella) undulatus Lightfoot, 1786

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Subninella anguis auct.
   Turbo undulatus Lightfoot, 1786
   Turbo anguis Gmelin, 1791
   Turbo (Lunella) simsoni Tenison-Woods, 1877

Common Name

Common Warrener p.68 [as Subninella undulata]      Allan, J. 1950.  
Lightning Turban p.58 [as Subninella undulata]      McMichael, D.F. 1960.  
Wavy Turban p.96, pl.97D      Wilson, B 2002.  


New South Wales to Bremer Bay, Western Australia

  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricSW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricTas. coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaTasmania
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia


depth: intertidal 
feeds on: plants 
habitat: rock platform 


 Cotton, B. C. 1959. p.248, fig. 169 General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.34 General reference
 Macpherson, J.H. 1966. p.212 Synonomy
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.105, pl. 12, fig. 14 General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Turbinidae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Turbo Linnaeus, 1758
                          Turbo (Subninella) Thiele, 1929
                            Turbo (Subninella) undulatus Lightfoot, 1786


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7128) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-01-26.