WoRMS taxon details

Conus coronatus Gmelin, 1791

215446  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215446)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Description Small, squat heavy shell, up to 4 cm, with slight nodules on shoulders of whorls. Colour light, mottled pinkish-blue with...  
Description Small, squat heavy shell, up to 4 cm, with slight nodules on shoulders of whorls. Colour light, mottled pinkish-blue with brown dots and blotches. Aperture purple-brown. Habitat: in shallow water, often under boulders. Distribution: Indo-pacific (Richmond, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Conus coronatus Gmelin, 1791. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215446 on 2018-11-15
Date
action
by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
1998-05-18 10:22:32Z
changed
2011-08-07 16:09:30Z
checked
2012-07-04 18:46:28Z
changed

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original description  (ofConus multibandatus Bozzetti, 2017) Bozzetti L. (2017). <i>Conus multibandatus</i> (Gastropoda: Prosobranchia: Conidae) a new species from South-West Madagascar. <em>Malacologia Mostra Mondiale.</em> 96: 5-6. [details]   

basis of record Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 119 [details]   

additional source Spencer, H.G., Marshall, B.A. & Willan, R.C. (2009). Checklist of New Zealand living Mollusca. Pp 196-219. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Small, squat heavy shell, up to 4 cm, with slight nodules on shoulders of whorls. Colour light, mottled pinkish-blue with brown dots and blotches. Aperture purple-brown. Habitat: in shallow water, often under boulders. Distribution: Indo-pacific (Richmond, 1997). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English crowned cone  [details]