Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Cellana testudinaria (Linnaeus, 1758)

O-bekko-gasa, Torafu-zara

Compiler and date details

July 2014 - Peter U. Middelfart, Winston F. Ponder & Stephanie Baccarella, Australian Museum, Sydney, NSW, Australia. David Lindberg reviewed the group.





Extra Distribution Information

Andaman Islands, Banks Islands, Cambodia, Gulf of Thailand, India (E), Indonesia, Japan, New Caledonia, New Hebrides, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Ryukyu Islands (Loo-Chu Islands, Nansi-Shoto), Santa Cruz Islands, Taiwan, Vietnam.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Ecological Descriptors

Intertidal, lower intertidal, marine, mid intertidal, rocky shore.


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)
09-May-2012 EOGASTROPODA 09-May-2012 MOVED Mr Des Beechey (AM) Stephanie Baccarella (AM) Dr Peter Middelfart (AM) Dr Winston Ponder (AM)
09-May-2012 09-May-2012 MOVED
21-Jul-2014 08-Mar-2012 ADDED
Nacellidae Thiele, 1929 (OBIS load) 06-Mar-2012 MODIFIED