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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Xenophoridae 

Xenophora (Xenophora) peroniana Iredale, 1929

Type of listing: Name in current use


Included taxa

   Xenophora (Xenophora) peroniana peroniana (Iredale, 1929)
   Xenophora (Xenophora) peroniana kondoi Ponder, 1983

Common Name

Peronian Carrier Shell or Shell Collector p.133      Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962.  
Adorned Carrier Shell p.291      Coleman, N. 1981.  


Southern Queensland to Bass Strait

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Tasmania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland


depth: continental shelf [ outer part of the continental shelf ]


 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.49 General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.183, fig. 63k-m  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.168, pl. 23, fig. 4a-b [ description and distribution ]  General reference


                        Xenophoridae Troschel, 1852
                          Xenophora Fischer von Waldheim, 1807
                            Xenophora (Xenophora) Fischer von Waldheim, 1807
                              Xenophora (Xenophora) peroniana Iredale, 1929


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=8283) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-08-07.