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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Nebularia) cucumerina Lamarck, 1811

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Voluta turricula Holten, 1802
   Mitra cucumerina Lamarck, 1811
   Voluta ferrugata Dillwyn, 1817
   Mitreola globosa Mörch, 1852

Common Name

Kanoko-fude G3204 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G3204]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  
Strawberry Mitre p.142, pl.425      Coleman, N. 1975.  
Cucumber Mitre p.181, f.10 [For Chrysame cucumerina]      Allan, J. 1950.  


Red Sea to Polynesia and the Hawaiian Islands (Cernohorsky, 1976), Indo-West Pacific; Scott Reef, WA to Caloundra, Queensland (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.206 


depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
habitat: coral reef 
substrate: coral 
substrate: rocks 
substrate: under coral [ under coral and in crevices ]


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.400 [ Distribution map (Pl. 339), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.299 General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1844. p.sp. 201 General reference
 Subba Rao, N.V. & Dey, A. 1984. p.17 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.148 General reference


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Nebularia) Swainson, 1840
                                Mitra (Nebularia) cucumerina Lamarck, 1811


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13113) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-03-03.