Species list by epithet (including synonyms) - alphabetical, letter w

According to available records, the following species occur in Tasmanian waters:

- waitei Hedley, 1903 = Penion mandarinus (family Buccinidae – Siphonaliinae)

- walteri Hector, 1877 = Anomia trigonopsis (family Anomiidae – Anomiinae)

- warringa Stranks, 1990 = Octopus warringa (family Octopodidae – Octopodinae)

- waterhousei A. Adams & Angas, 1864 = Cabestana tabulata (family Ranellidae – Cymatiinae)

- weedingi Cotton, 1939 = Clanculus dunkeri (family Trochidae – Trochinae)

- weedingi Cotton, 1944 = Alaginella geminata (family Marginellidae – Marginellinae)

- weldii Tenison-Woods, 1876 = Tenagodus weldii (family Siliquariidae – Siliquariinae)

- weldii Tenison-Woods, 1877 = Cirsonella weldii (family Skeneidae)

- weldii Tenison-Woods, 1877 = Macroschisma tasmaniae (family Fissurellidae – Fissurellinae)

- weldii Tenison-Woods, 1877 = Notogibbula preissiana (family Trochidae – Trochinae)

- weldii Tenison-Woods, 1878 = Austromitra weldii (family Costellariidae)

- wellingtonensis Abraham, 1877 = Doris wellingtonensis (family Dorididae)

- westerniensis D’Orbigny, 1834 = Octopus superciliosus (family Octopodidae – Octopodinae)

- westralis Burn, 1966 = Austraeolis ornata (family Facelinidae – Favorininae)

- whani Pritchard & Gatliff, 1900 = Balanetta baylii (family Marginellidae – Marginellinae)

- whitehousei Colman, 1959 = Haliotis rubra (family Haliotidae)

- wilfredi Gatliff and Gabriel, 1911 = Rissoella wilfredi (family Rissoellidae)

- wilkinsi Grifiths, 1962 = Notocypraea piperita (family Cypraeidae – Cypraeovulinae)

- wilsonae E.A. Smith, 1886 = Mysticoncha wilsonae (family Velutinidae – Lamellariinae)

- wilsonensis Gatliff & Gabriel, 1913 = Attenuata wilsonensis (family Rissoidae – Rissoinae)

- wilsoni Ponder & Yoo, 1976 = Pisinna tumida (family Anabathridae)

- wilsoni Pritchard & Gatliff, 1898 = Coralliophila wilsoni (family Muricidae – Coralliophilinae)

- wilsoni Tate, 1889 = Roburnella wilsoni (family Oxynoidae)

- wollumbi Garrard, 1972 = Colpospira wollumbi (family Turritellidae – Turritellinae)

- woodsi Beddome, 1883 = Splendrillia woodsi (family Drilliidae)

- woodsi Pritchard & Gatliff, 1902 = Pisinna approxima (family Anabathridae)

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