Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Subspecies Notopala sublineata hanleyi (Frauenfeld, 1864)

  • Paludina hanleyi Frauenfeld, G.R. von 1864. Verzeichniss der Namen der fossilen und lebenden Arten der Gattung Paludina Lam. nebst. jenen der nachststehenden und einrechung derselben in der verschieden neneren Gattungen. Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Vereins in Wien 14: 561-672 [612] [replacement name for Paludina intermedia Reeve, 1863].
  • Paludina intermedia Reeve, L.A. 1863. Monograph of the genus Paludina pls 1, 5–11. In, Reeve, L.A. (ed.). Conchologia Iconica. London : L. Reeve & Co. Vol. 14. [pl. 9, sp. 57] [junior homonym of Paludina intermedia Melleville, 1843].
    Type data:
     Syntype(s) BMNH 197930 (3 specimens), locality unknown.
  • Paludina (Vivipara) purpurea Martens, E.C. von 1865. Ueber ostasiatische und neuhollandische Paludinen. Malakozoologische Blätter 12: 144-151 [Aug. 1865] [150].
    Type data:
     Status unknown, presumed lost, Murray River.
    Type locality references:
    Iredale, T. 1943. A basic list of the freshwater Mollusca of Australia. The Australian Zoologist 10(2): 188-230 [198].


Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy

  • Iredale, T. 1943. A basic list of the freshwater Mollusca of Australia. The Australian Zoologist 10(2): 188-230 [197]


Generic Combinations

  • Notopala sublineata hanleyi (Frauenfeld, 1864).




New South Wales, South Australia, Victoria

Note that conversion of the original AFD map of states, drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones to IBRA and IMCRA regions may have produced errors. The new maps will be reviewed and corrected as updates occur. The maps may not indicate the entire distribution. See further details below.
IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)
drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones (map not available)


NSW, SA, Vic: Australian Alps (AA), Brigalow Belt South (BBS), Broken Hill Complex (BHC), Cobar Peneplain (CP), Darling Riverine Plains (DRP), Flinders Lofty Block (FLB), Kanmantoo (KAN), Murray Darling Depression (MDD), Mulga Lands (ML), Nandewar (NAN), New England Tablelands (NET), NSW South Western Slopes (NSS), Riverina (RIV), South Eastern Highlands (SEH), Victorian Midlands (VM)

Original AFD Distribution Data

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • New South Wales: Murray-Darling basin
    • South Australia: Murray-Darling basin
    • Victoria: Murray-Darling basin

Ecological Descriptors

Lotic freshwater.


General References

Smith, B.J., Reid, S. & Ponder, W.F. 2004. Non-marine Mollusca – Bivalvia, Neritopsina and Caenogastropoda. please update with URL


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)
14-Jan-2015 VIVIPAROIDEA 21-Jul-2014 MODIFIED Dr Winston Ponder (AM) Mr Des Beechey (AM) Ms Anouk Mututantri (AM)
12-Feb-2010 (import)