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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Tonnidae 

Tonna variegata (Lamarck, 1822)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Dolium variegata Lamarck, 1822
   Tonna cerevisina Hedley, 1919

Common Name

Beer Barrel p.120 [{as Tonna cerevisina }]      Allan, J. 1950.  
Variegated Tun p.130, pl.131      Wilson, B 2002.  


southern NSW to Shark Bay, WA; New Zealand

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereNew Zealand
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricSW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaTasmania
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria


 Hedley, C. 1919. p.232-234, pl. 44, fig. 6 General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.56 General reference
 Kilias, R. 1962. p.53-54, fig. 46 General reference
 Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962. p.166-167 [{as Tonna cerevisina }]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.253, pl. 39, fig. 9 Contains synonymy
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.74, pl. 51, fig. 1a General reference


                          Tonna Brünnich, 1772
                            Tonna variegata (Lamarck, 1822)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=9796) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-01-28.