OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

ANSP OBIS Home | Another Search

Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Mitra) stictica (Link, 1807)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta stictica Link, 1807
   Mitra abbatis Perry, 1811
   Mitra pontificalis Lamarck, 1811
   Voluta thiara Dillwyn, 1817
   Mitra pontificalis var. confluens Dautzenberg, 1935

Common Name

Pontifical Mitre p.158, pl.159      Wilson, B 2002.  


East Africa to Polynesia (Cernohorsky, 1976), Indo-West Pacific; Scott Reef, WA to central Queensland (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanCocos-Keeling
     Maes, V.O. 1967. p.138 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.192 


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


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.309 [ Ditribution map (Pl. 262), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.296 General reference
 Subba Rao, N.V. & Dey, A. 1984. p.9 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.147 General reference


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Mitra) Lamarck, 1798
                                Mitra (Mitra) stictica (Link, 1807)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13083) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-02-04.