CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Littorinimorpha (order)  »  Naticidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 165018 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Natica pseutes    Watson, 1881
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Naticidae (sand & moon snails) - show full list
Common Name: [a sand snail]
Recent Synonyms: Natica buriasiensis
Natica lavendula
Natica roscoei
Natica telaaraneae
Organism Type: a sand snail
Taxon Notes:This species has been synonymised with Natica buriasiensis by some authors, but is currently regarded s a distinct species.

World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-06-21
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Wilson, B., 1993, Australian Marine Shells. Prosobranch Gastropods Pt I. Odyssey Publishing, Leederville, W.A.
Scientific Name
verified against
Torigoe, K. Inaba, A., 2011. Revision on the classification of Recent Naticidae., Bulletin of the Nishinomiya Shell Museum, Vol. 7: 1-133.

Record details

Record entered on 30-Sep-2003 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 25-Jun-2012 15:54 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: updated
Modification history:
06-JUN-2011: update name (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous species name: pseutes)
 (previous authority: Watson)
 (previous publication year: 1881)
25-JUN-2012: updated (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous species name: buriasiensis)
 (previous authority: Récluz)
 (previous publication year: 1844)
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