CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Neogastropoda (order)  »  Fasciolariidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 202005 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Australaria australasia    (Perry, 1811)
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.) Distribution map:

Occurrence locations [5] shown as red or dark brown circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: Fasciolariidae (spindle shells) - show full list
Common Name: tulip shell
Common Names List: tulip shell
spindle shell
Recent Synonyms: Pleuroploca australasiae
Pleuroploca australasia
Pleuroploca fusiformis
Australaria fusiformis
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 24 202972     Australaria spp.
Organism Type: a spindle shell
Taxon Notes:Several Australian species previously synonymised with this species are currently recognised as distinct, pending genetic work to clarify their position. See Snyder et al, 2012.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:c031f013-1888-4bf4-ad4f-f626bbd66ecf
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Museum of Victoria 2663
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:607880
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-01-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Wilson, B., 1994, Australian Marine Shells. Prosobranch Gastropods Pt II. Odyssey Publishing, Leederville, W.A.
Scientific Name
verified against
:
Snyder, M.A. Vermeij, G.J. Lyons, W.G., 2012. The genera and biogeography of Fasciolariinae (Gastropoda, Neogastropoda, Fasciolariidae)., Basteria, Vol. 76(1-3): 31-70.
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