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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Naticidae 

Polinices (Glossaulax) incei (Philippi, 1853)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Conuber incei auct.
   Natica incei Philippi, 1853
   Natica fibula Reeve, 1855

Common Name

Ince's Sand Snail p.135, pl.20, f.9      Allan, J. 1950.  
Ince's Moon Snail p.120, pl.121      Wilson, B 2002.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)South Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria


substrate: mud 


 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.57 General reference
 Murray, F.V. 1966.  Biology and ecology
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.220, pl. 36, fig. 41a-b General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.220 Synonomy
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.64, pl. 48, figs. 4-4b General reference


                        Naticidae Forbes, 1838
                          Polinicinae Gray, 1847
                            Polinices Montfort, 1810
                              Polinices (Glossaulax) Pilsbry, 1929
                                Polinices (Glossaulax) incei (Philippi, 1853)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=9148) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-01-28.