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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Drupa (Drupa) lobata (Blainville, 1832)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Ricinella dactyloides Schumacher, 1817
   Purpura lobata Blainville, 1832
   Drupa lobata (Blainville, 1832)

Common Name

Black-mouthed Drupa p.130      Maes, V.O. 1967.  


Indian Ocean; Ningaloo Reef, WA {Wilson1993B}

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa


depth: intertidal 
habitat: coral reef [ wave-swept {Emers1973x83} ]


 Emerson, W.K. & Cernohorsky, W.O. 1973. p.38, pl. 2, figs. 25-26, pls. 34-35 Contains synonymy
 Maes, V.O. 1967. p.130, pl.11, fig. F General reference
 Middelfart, P. 1997. p.371, pl. 4, fig. 8 Checklist
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.43 General reference
 Wilson, B. R. & Gillet, K. 1971. p.92, pl. 61, fig. 4 General reference


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                          Rapaninae Gray, 1853
                            Drupa Röding, 1798
                              Drupa (Drupa) Röding, 1798
                                Drupa (Drupa) lobata (Blainville, 1832)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=11213) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-10-08.