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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Nebularia) chrysostoma Broderip, 1836

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra chrysostoma Broderip, 1836
   Mitra contracta Kiener, 1838
   Mitra kieneri Philippi, 1850
   Mitra arnaloti Bartsch, 1918


East Africa to Polynesia (Cernohorsky, 1976) Indo-West Pacific; Queensland south to the Swain reefs (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaFrench Polynesia (Polynesie Francaise)Tuamotu Archipelago (Iles Tuamotu)
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  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 PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaCook Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaKiribatiGilbert Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaKiribatiPhoenix Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaFrench Polynesia (Polynesie Francaise)Society Islands (Iles de la Societe)


depth: intertidal 
depth: intertidal and subtidal [ from the intertidal zone to a depth of 5 fathoms ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
habitat: coral reef 
habitat: coral reef 
habitat: rock reef 
substrate: under coral 


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.396 [ Distribution map (Pl. 333), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1844. p.sp. 12, pl. 2, fig. 12 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.148 General reference


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Nebularia) Swainson, 1840
                                Mitra (Nebularia) chrysostoma Broderip, 1836


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13105) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-03-05.