Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Rhinoclavis (Proclava) kochi (Philippi, 1848)


Miscellaneous Literature Names




Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Indo-west Pacific, from Red Sea and east Africa to Japan and New Caledonia. Introduced into Mediterranean.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Transition (1), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, marine, mud-silt, sand, subtidal.

Extra Ecological Information

Egg capsules/masses benthic.


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)
01-Jun-2021 CERITHIOIDEA 07-Jul-2016 MODIFIED Mr Des Beechey Ingo Burghardt (AM) Ms Anouk Mututantri
01-Jun-2021 CERITHIOIDEA 07-Jul-2016 MODIFIED Ms Anouk Mututantri (AM)
01-Jun-2021 CERITHIIDAE 19-Feb-2015 MODIFIED Dr Winston Ponder (AM) Mr Des Beechey (AM) Ms Anouk Mututantri (AM)
27-Sep-2011 MODIFIED