Agulhas province


This provonce covers the following ecoregions: 192. Agulhas Bank; 193. Natal (here considered to be tropical, following Thandar (2015). Its southern limit is at Port St. Johns, Eastern Cape, South Africa and includes the Transkei (former unrecognised state)).

Faunistic works: Kilburn (1980; "Oliva" of South Africa and Mozambique).

"Amalda" bullioides Reeve, 1864

Agulhas Bank [192]

RV 2163a. South Africa, Agulhas Bank, 1987. Scale bar is 1 cm.

Amalda" lemaitrei Kilburn, 1977

Agulhas Bank [192]

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Amalda? jenneri Kilburn, 1977

Agulhas Bank [192]

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"Amalda" obesa (Sowerby, 1859)

False Bay to Mozambique [192-193]

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"Amalda" scopuloceti Kilburn, 1993

Off Central Transkei [193]

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"Amalda" telaaraneae Kilburn, 1993

W Transkei to S Natal [193]

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Amalda? whatmoughi Kilburn, 1993

Algulhas Bank and Cape region [192]

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Ancilla albozonata Smith, 1904

Western Cape and Eastern Cape [192]

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Ancilla marmorata (Reeve, 1864)

False Bay to Kwazulu-Natal [192-193]

RV 5477. South Africa, West Cape, False Bay, dredged, depth 45 m, on sand, dead, July 1993. Scale bar is 1 cm. Morph described as Ancilla pura Sowerby, 1892.

Ancillista? depontesi Kilburn, 1998

Western Cape-Eastern Cape [192]

RV 6910. South Africa, Transkei, dredged, depth 50 m. Scale bar is 1 cm.

Baryspira angustata (Sowerby, 1859)

Cape Point to Kwazulu-Natal [192-193]

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Baryspira contusa (Reeve, 1864) Figure coming
Baryspira contusa morph B

S Kwazulu-Natal [193]

RV 7249. South Africa, S coast of Kwazulu-Natal. Dredged, crabbed, depth 100 m. Scale bar is 1 cm.

Baryspira decipiens (Sowerby, 1897)

Soutern Natal to Eastern Cape [192]

RV 1098. South Africa, Eastern Cape, Coffe Bay, by diver, depth 25 m. Scale bar is 1 cm.

Baryspira obtusa (Swainson, 1825)

Eastern Cape, South Africa, northward [192]

RV 1087. South Africa, Eastern Cape, Chintsa West; dredged, depth 18 m, on sand; November 18, 2004. Scale bar is 1 cm.

Baryspira optima (Sowerby, 1897)

RV 7250. South Africa, Kwazulu-Natal, S coast; dredged, crabbed, depth 100 m. Scale bar is 1 cm.

Baryspira similis (Sowerby, 1859)

Kwazulu-Natal [193]

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Carmione caroliniana (Duclos, 1840)

Kwazulu-Natal [193]

RV 6925a. South Africa, Kwazulu-Natal, Durban, Addington Beach, November 10, 1981. Scale bar is 1 cm.

Galeolella todosina (Duclos, 1840)

Kwazulu-Natal [193]

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Fulmentum ancilla (Hanley, 1860)

Off Western Cape and Eastern Cape [192]

RV 0935. South Africa, Western Cape, Cape St. Francis, dredged offshore, depth 65 m, June 2005. Scale bar is 1 cm.

Naudoliva caitlinae Kilburn, 1989

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Naudoliva vorsteri Lussi, 1995 Figure wanted

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith