Taxon profile


Diloma Philippi, 1844

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  family Trochidae - top-shells »  tribus Monodontini

Scientific synonyms

incl. Cavodiloma Finlay, 1926, Diloma Philippi, 1845, Fractarmilla Finlay, 1926, Melagraphia Gray, 1847
Anisodiloma Finlay, 1926
Neodiloma Fischer, 1885

Included taxa

Number of records: 13

species Diloma aethiops J. F. Gmelin, 1791

Diloma aethiops

species Diloma arida Finlay, 1927
species Diloma bicanaliculata (Dunker in Philippi, 1844)

Diloma bicanaliculata

species Diloma concamerata (Wood, 1828) - Tessellated Top-shell

Diloma concamerata

species Diloma coracina R. A. Philippi, 1851
species Diloma corrosa Adams
species Diloma cuneata C. Linnaeus, 1758 inq.
species Diloma excavata Adams & Angas, 1864
species Diloma faba J. F. Gmelin, 1791 inq.
species Diloma nigerrima Gmelin, 1791

Diloma nigerrima

species Diloma radula R. A. Philippi, 1848

Diloma radula

species Diloma subrostrata (Gray, J. E. in Yate, 1835) - Mudflat Top Shell
species Diloma zelandica J. R. C. Quoy & J. P. Gaimard, 1834

Diloma zelandica

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [acb341c1-89f4-48b3-b4a4-a511e81f1a6d]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Diloma Philippi, 1844]
Data retrieved on: 15 February 2015

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inq. nomen inquirendum - doubtful identity, needs further investigation