OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Ovulidae 

Phenacovolva improcera Azuma & Cate, 1971

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Phenacovolva (Pellasimnia) improcera
   Phenacovolva improcera Azuma & Cate, 1971


Japan and Australia (Port Hedland, WA to Darwin, NT)

  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan


 Cate, C.N. 1973. p.99 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.203 [pl. 24, fig 10]  General reference


                        Ovulidae Fleming, 1828
                          Phenacovolva Iredale, 1930
                            Phenacovolva improcera Azuma & Cate, 1971


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=8791) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-19.