OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Epitonium (Epitonium) alatum (Sowerby, 1844)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Scalaria alata Sowerby, 1844
   Epitonium (Epitonium) alatum Sowerby, 1844
   Scalaria alata Sowerby , 1844
   Lamelliscala alata (Sowerby, 1844)
   Epitonium arestum Tinker, 1952


Trhoughout the Indo-Pacific, from Hawaii west to the Indian Ocean. (Weil1999)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific?
     Weil, A., Brown, L & Neville, B. 1999. p.90, fig 272 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea?
     Jousseaume, F. 1911. p.194 


depth: intertidal and subtidal 


 Jousseaume, F. 1911. p.194 General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.153 [ Fig 54 C ]  General reference
 Weil, A., Brown, L & Neville, B. 1999. p.90, fig 272 General reference


                          Epitonium Röding, 1798
                            Epitonium (Epitonium) Röding, 1798
                              Epitonium (Epitonium) alatum (Sowerby, 1844)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=10161) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by juliannao on 2002-11-11.