Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Bayerotrochus westralis (Whitehead, 1987)

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.


Miscellaneous Literature Names




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

North-west Australia and southern Indonesia

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northwest Transition (3)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Continental slope, marine, mud-silt.

Extra Ecological Information

250-500 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)
04-Sep-2014 PLEUROTOMARIOIDEA 04-Sep-2014 MODIFIED Mr Des Beechey (AM) Stephanie Baccarella (AM) Dr Peter Middelfart (AM) Dr Winston Ponder (AM)
27-Sep-2011 MODIFIED