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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Mitra) incompta Lightfoot, 1786

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta incompta Lightfoot, 1786
   Mitra incompta (Lightfoot, 1786)
   Mitra terebralis Lamarck, 1811
   Mitra reevei Philippi, 1850


East Africa to Polynesia and the Hawaiian Islands (Cernohorsky, 1976), Indo-West Pacific; possibly Queensland (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.29 
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.194 


depth: intertidal and subtidal [ from the intertidal zone to a depth of 20 fathoms ]
habitat: coral reef [ lives on a hard reef and coral-rubble substratum ]
substrate: in coral rubble [ lives on a hard reef and coral-rubble substratum ]


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.322 [ Distribution map (Pl. 275), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.293 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.146 General reference


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Mitra) Lamarck, 1798
                                Mitra (Mitra) incompta Lightfoot, 1786


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13073) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-12.