OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Cypraeidae 

Purpuradusta hammondae (Iredale, 1939)

Type of listing: Name in current use


Included taxa

   Purpuradusta hammondae hammondae (Iredale, 1939)
   Purpuradusta hammondae raysummersi (Schilder, 1960)
   Purpuradusta hammondae dampierensis Schilder & Cernohorsky, 1965


Central Indo-West Pacific; Abrolhos, WA to northern NSW

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesSulu Sea
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.90 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesSamar
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.90 


depth: intertidal 
eCode: shallow subtidal 


 Burgess, C.M. 1985. p.133 [{as Cypraea hammondae}]  General reference
 Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 2000. p.147 Subspecific arrangement
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.188 [pl. 33, figs 5 a-c]  General reference


                        Cypraeidae Gray, 1824
                          Cypraeovulinae Schilder, 1927
                            Purpuradusta Schilder, 1939
                              Purpuradusta hammondae (Iredale, 1939)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=8611) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-07-30.