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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Nebularia) pyramis (Wood, 1828)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra cancellata Swainson, 1821
   Voluta pyramis Wood, 1828
   Mitra loricata Reeve, 1844


Mauritius to Tonga (Cernohorsky, 1976), Indo-West Pacific; north Queensland (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMascarene IslandsMauritius
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificFiji
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificTonga
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.194 


depth: subtidal [ Unknown, but probably sublittoral. ]


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.424 [ distribution, synonymy, type information and general information ]  General reference
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.97 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.149 General reference


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Nebularia) Swainson, 1840
                                Mitra (Nebularia) pyramis (Wood, 1828)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13130) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-12.