Berthelinia typica (Gatliff & Gabriel, 1911)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Edenttellina typica Gatliff & Gabriel, 1911 (original combination)


Conservation Status

Rediscovered in November 1960-March 1961



Victoria, Australia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Gatliff, J. H. and Gabriel, C. J. (1911). On some new species of Victorian marine mollusca. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria, 24: 189-192.


Other references:

Burn, R. F. (1960a). A bivalve gastropod. Nature, 186 (4719): 179.

Burn, R. F. (1960b). Australian bivalve gastropods. Nature, 187 (4731): 44-46.

Burn, Robert. (1965). Rediscovery and taxonomy of Edenttellina typica Gatliff & Gabriel. Nature 206: 735-736. [Abstract]

Burn, R. (1989). Opisthobranchs (Subclass Opisthobranchia). In: Shepherd, S.A. & Thomas, I.M. (Editors) Marine Invertebrates of Southern Australia Part 2, South Australian Government Printer, Adelaide.

Hedley, C. (1912). Descriptions of some new or noteworthy shells in the Australian Museum. Records of the Australian Museum 8(3): 131-160 + pls.

Hedley, C. (1920) Concerning Edentellina. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London 14(2-3): 74-76.

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Berthelinia typica (Gatliff & Gabriel, 1911). Accessed at: on 2022-04-03

Verco, J. C. (1916) Note on Edenttellina typica, Gatliff and Gabriel. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia, 40: 596-597.


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