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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Mitra) carbonaria Swainson, 1822

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra carbonaria Swainson, 1822
   Mitra nigra Reeve, 1844
   Mitra badia Reeve, 1844
   Mitra rhodia Reeve, 1845
   Mitra castanea Adams, 1853
   Volutomitra digna Adams, 1855
   Mitra rosettae Angas, 1865
   Mitra maoria Finlay, 1927
   Mitra perksi Verco, Cotton & Godfrey, 1932
   Vicimitra contermina Iredale, 1936
   Mitra sinusigera Laseron, 1951

Common Name

Badia Mitre p.76, pl.223      Coleman, N. 1975.  
Black Mitre p.75, pl.222      Coleman, N. 1975.  
Rosetta Mitre p.182, f.9      Allan, J. 1950.  


Central NSW to Abrolhos, New Zealand and the Kermadec Islands

  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)South Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereNew Zealand
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereNew ZealandNew Zealand OutliersKermadec Islands
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricSW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricTas. coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaTasmania
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia


depth: continental shelf 
depth: intertidal 
depth: intertidal and subtidal [ from the intertidal zone to a depth of 21 fathoms ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: coral sand [ In coral sand, shell-debris and mud, under rocks. ]
substrate: rocks 


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.343 [ Distribution map (Pl. 300), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Hedley, C. 1908. p.461-462 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.145 General reference


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Mitra) Lamarck, 1798
                                Mitra (Mitra) carbonaria Swainson, 1822


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13049) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-04-29.