Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Anatoma gunteri (Cotton & Godfrey, 1933)

Gunther's Split Shell

Compiler and date details

September 2014 - Des Beechey & Winston F. Ponder, Australian Museum, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

December 2012 - Des Beechey, Peter U. Middelfart, Winston F. Ponder & Stephanie Baccarella, Australian Museum, Sydney, NSW, Australia.




South Australia, Tasmania, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Western Shelf Province (29), Great Australian Bight Shelf Transition (32), Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Tasmanian Shelf Province (36), Southeast Shelf Transition (37)

Ecological Descriptors

Continental slope, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

To 667 m


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
11-Oct-2011 SCISSURELLOIDEA 11-Oct-2011 MOVED Mr Des Beechey (AM) Stephanie Baccarella (AM) Dr Peter Middelfart (AM) Dr Winston Ponder (AM)
19-Aug-2011 19-Aug-2011 MOVED
18-Aug-2011 18-Aug-2011 MOVED
18-Aug-2011 18-Aug-2011 MOVED
04-Sep-2014 05-Aug-2011 MODIFIED
25-Jul-2011 MODIFIED