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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Nebularia) telescopium Reeve, 1844

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra telescopium Reeve, 1844

Common Name

Telescope Mitre p.143, pl.430      Coleman, N. 1975.  


East Africa to the Fiji Islands and Australia (Cernohorsky, 1976); Indo-West Pacific; noth Queensland (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificFiji
  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 OceanEastern Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.205 


depth: intertidal 
depth: intertidal 
habit: nestling 
habitat: coral reef [ under rocks and coral and in crevices ]


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.433 [ Distribution map (Pl. 381), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.151 General reference


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13151) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-03-03.