OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Naticidae 

Polinices (Neverita) powisianus (Récluz, 1844)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Natica powisiana Récluz, 1844
   Natica cumingiana Récluz, 1844

Common Name

Chestnut-banded Sand Snail p.135      Allan, J. 1950.  
Umbilicate Moon Snail p.122, pl.123      Wilson, B 2002.  


Indo-West Pacific; Geraldton, WA to southern Qld

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.48 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesSamar
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.46, no. 2 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesSulu Sea
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.46, no. 2 


 Cotton, B.C. 1964. p.19 General reference
 Streitz, M. 1992. p.13-14 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.222, pl. 36, fig. 38 Contains synonymy
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.64, pl. 45, figs. 5-5a General reference


                        Naticidae Forbes, 1838
                          Polinicinae Gray, 1847
                            Polinices Montfort, 1810
                              Polinices (Neverita) Risso, 1826
                                Polinices (Neverita) powisianus (Récluz, 1844)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=9185) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-04-29.