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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Naticidae 

Tectonatica shorehami (Pritchard & Gatliff, 1900)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Cochlis shorehami auct.
   Natica shorehami Pritchard & Gatliff, 1900
   Tectonatica shorehami (Prichard & Gatliff, 1900)
   Natica elkingtoni Hedley & May, 1908

Common Name

Shoreham Sand Shell p.fig. 19      Cotton, B.C. 1954.  
Elkington Sand Snail p.fig. 4      Cotton, B.C. 1954.  


Twofold Bay, NSW to Bass Strait

  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaTasmania
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Tasmania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
     Kabat, A.R. 1996. p.33 


 Iredale, T. 1924. p.254 General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.57 General reference
 Kabat, A.R. 1996. p.33 General reference
 Kabat, A.R. 1996. p.33 Distribution
 Loch, I. 1991.  General reference
 May, W. 1921. p.66 Distribution
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.218 General reference


                        Naticidae Forbes, 1838
                          Naticinae Forbes, 1838
                            Tectonatica Sacco, 1890
                              Tectonatica shorehami (Pritchard & Gatliff, 1900)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=9092) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2003-01-06.