Taxon profile


Diloma Philippi, 1844

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Vetigastropoda »  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

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Included taxa

Number of records: 13

species Diloma aethiops J. F. Gmelin, 1791
species Diloma arida Finlay, 1927
species Diloma bicanaliculata (Dunker in Philippi, 1844)

Diloma bicanaliculata

species Diloma concamerata (Wood, 1828) - Tessellated Top-shell
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
species Diloma piperita R. A. Philippi, 1848
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 (2009-2015): 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