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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Mitra) coffea Schubert & Wagner, 1829

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra coffea Schubert & Wagner, 1829
   Mitra fulva Swainson, 1829
   Mitra attenuata Reeve, 1844
   Mitra barklyana Robillard, 1868
   Mitra thaanumiana Pilsbry, 1921

Common Name

Kuri-iro-fude G3187 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G3187]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


Madagascar to Polynesia and the Hawaiian Islands (Cernohorsky, 1976), Indo-West Pacific; Rowley Shoals and Dampier Archipelago, WA (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMadagascar
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.42 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.196 


depth: continental shelf 
depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
habit: nestling 
habitat: coral reef 
habitat: coral reef 
substrate: rocks 


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.319 [ Distribution map (Pl. 271), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.291 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.145 General reference


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Mitra) Lamarck, 1798
                                Mitra (Mitra) coffea Schubert & Wagner, 1829


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13055) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Paul J. Morris on 2004-02-25.