OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

ANSP OBIS Home | Another Search

Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Nebularia) chrysalis Reeve, 1844

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra chrysalis Reeve, 1844
   Mitra caledonica Récluz, 1853
   Mitra (Chrysame) buryi Melvill & Sykes, 1899


Red Sea to Cook Islands, Polynesia (Cernohorsky, 1976), Indo-West Pacific; Torres Strait to Capricorn Group, Queensland (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaCook Islands
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaKiribatiGilbert Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.206 


depth: intertidal 
depth: intertidal and subtidal [ generally in the intertidal zone but occasionally found at depth of 8 fathoms ]
habitat: coral reef 
habitat: rock reef 
substrate: under coral [ under coral rocks and in crevices ]


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.402 [ Distribution map (Pl. 341), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1844. p.sp. 200, pl. 25, fig. 200 General reference
 Subba Rao, N.V. & Dey, A. 1984. p.13 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.148 General reference


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Nebularia) Swainson, 1840
                                Mitra (Nebularia) chrysalis Reeve, 1844


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13103) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-12.