OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Ovulidae 

Phenacovolva angasi (Reeve, 1865)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Birostra angasi
   Pellasimnia angasi
   Ovulum angasi Reeve, 1865
   Phenacovolva (Pellasimnia) angasi (Reeve, 1865)
   Neosimnia sureflexa Allan, 1956


Western Pacific; Cape York, Queensland and central NSW (Wilson, 1993)

  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia


habitat: coral reef [ lives on white gorgonians ]


 Cate, C.N. 1973. p.97 General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.59 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.202 [pl. 24, figs 11 a,b]  General reference


                        Ovulidae Fleming, 1828
                          Phenacovolva Iredale, 1930
                            Phenacovolva angasi (Reeve, 1865)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=8783) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-18.