This Indian Ocean species has been confused with Turbo militaris from eastern Australia, but is now recognised as being restricted in Australia to northwest WA, and is only found on both sides of the southern Indian Ocean.
Name status: accepted
Checked on: 2018-11-19 View at WoRMS - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS)
(report and map of occurrences)
Herbert, D.G., 2015. An annotated catalogue and bibliography of the taxonomy, synonymy and distribution of the Recent Vetigastropoda of South Africa (Mollusca)., Zootaxa, Vol. 4049(1): 1-98. . dx.doi.org/10.11464/zootaxa.4049.1.1. doi:10.11464/zootaxa.4049.1.1
Scientific Name verified against:
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: www.marinespecies.org at VLIZ.