species of the family recorded from NSW are covered. The following are
species of tropical Indo-West Pacific distribution that reach into
Nassa bicolor Rousseau, 1854. Indo-West Pacific, to Wooli, NSW.
Pacific, to Ulladulla, NSW; subtidal to 1,786 m. Known from NSW from
only one specimen, from 549 m off Ulladulla.
dorsatus (Roding, 1798)
Pacific, to southern Qld. Subfossil specimens are known from bores,
etc, in northern NSW.
gaudiosus (Hinds, 1844)
Nassa mucronata A. Adams 1852. Indo-West Pacific to Woolgoolga,
granifer (Kiener, 1834)
Pacific, to Ballina, NSW. Rare in NSW.
Pacific, to central Qld. Iredale & McMichael (1962) listed this
species from NSW as Niotha hawleyi Iredale, 1936, based on a
specimen, probably subfossil, dredged from Sydney Harbour.