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The Atoll of Funafuti, Ellice group : its zoology, botany, ethnology and general structure based on collections made by Charles Hedley of the Australian Museum, Sydney, N.S.W.

Cypæa Fimbriata, Gmelin

Cypæa Fimbriata, Gmelin.

Tryon, loc. cit., p. 168, pl. v., figs. 76-78; Garrett, loc. cit., pp. 106, 112.

page 451

Dead shells were noticed at Funafuti and at Nukulailai.

Garrett observed this from the same Groups as C. talpa. This species ranges along the Australian coast south to Sydney. Museum specimens include it from Milne Bay, British New-Guinea, New Caledonia, Niue, the Gilberts, and Hawaii. Tryon quotes it from the Paumotus.