Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Limopsis (Aspalima) erecta Hedley & Petterd, 1906

Compiler and date details

December 2010 - Peter U. Middelfart, Winston F. Ponder & Des Beechey, Australian Museum, Sydney, NSW, Australia


Generic Combinations


Miscellaneous Literature Names




New South Wales, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information

For Limopsis (Pectunculina) solator (Iredale, 1931) - additional records inlcude one lot from Swain Reefs, QLD and one from Cape Byron, NSW in the Australian Museum mollusc collection

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40)

Ecological Descriptors


Extra Ecological Information

Depth: continental shelf to 500m .


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)
22-Aug-2023 BIVALVIA 22-Aug-2023 MOVED Mr Des Beechey Ingo Burghardt Ms Anouk Mututantri (AM)
21-Aug-2012 21-Aug-2012 MOVED
29-Jan-2013 21-Aug-2012 MODIFIED
07-Aug-2012 14-Aug-2012 MODIFIED
30-Sep-2010 MODIFIED