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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Nebularia) ferruginea Lamarck, 1811

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra ferruginea Lamarck, 1811
   Voluta vitulina Dillwyn, 1817
   Mitra martiniana Menke, 1829
   Chrysame lemma Iredale, 1929

Common Name

Bekko-fude G3202 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G3202]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


Gulf of Aden to Polynesia, the Hawaiian Islands and Clipperton Island (Cernohorsky, 1976), Indo-West Pacific; Torres Strait to Townsville, Queensland (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaGulf of Aden
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  OBIS RegionsEastern PacificClipperton Island
  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.195 


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


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.397 [ Distribution map (Pl. 335), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.300 General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1844. p.sp. 28, pl. 4, fig. 28 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.149 General reference


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13117) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Paul J. Morris on 2004-02-25.