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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Ovulidae 

Volva Röding, 1798

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Volva Röding, 1798
   Radius Montfort, 1810
   Birostra Swainson, 1840
   Volvula Pilsbry, 1895

Included taxa

   Volva volva (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Volva volva volva (LINNAEUS, 1758)
   Volva volva habei OYAMA, 1961-b


  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast


 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.59 General reference


                        Ovulidae Fleming, 1828
                          Volva Röding, 1798


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=8861) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by bouchet genera on 2003-01-30.