Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Scissurella quadrata Geiger & Jansen, 2004

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.




Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Indo-Malaysia to central Pacific, from Malaysia to Society Islands

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Southwest Shelf Province (31), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Algae, coral rubble, marine, subtidal.


General References

Geiger, D.L. 2012. Monograph of the Little Slit Shells. Santa Barbara : Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Vol. 1 pp. 1-728. [Date published 30 October 2012] [278] (as Scissurella quadrata Geiger & Jansen, 2004)


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)
SCISSURELLOIDEA 23-Jul-2014 ADDED Mr Des Beechey (AM) Stephanie Baccarella (AM) Dr Peter Middelfart (AM) Dr Winston Ponder (AM)