OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Cypraeidae 

Umbilia armeniaca (Verco, 1912)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Cypraea armeniaca
   Cypraea umbilicata var. armeniaca Verco, 1912
   Umbilica (Umbilica) armeniaca var. southstralica Raybaudi, 1980
   Umbilica (Umbilica) armenica var. westralica Raybaudi, 1980


Cape Nuyts, SA to Albany, WA

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


depth: continental shelf [from 80 m]
depth: continental slope [to 250 m]


 Burgess, C.M. 1985. p.57 [{as Cypraea armeniaca}]  General reference
 Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 2000. p.104 Contains synonymy
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.191 [pl. 30, figs 12-16]  General reference


                        Cypraeidae Gray, 1824
                          Cypraeovulinae Schilder, 1927
                            Umbilia Jousseaume, 1884
                              Umbilia armeniaca (Verco, 1912)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=8672) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2002-09-24.