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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Imbricaria conovula (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra conovula Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
   Conoelix virgo Broderip, 1836
   Mitra eburnea Philippi, 1850


Mauritius to the Hawaiian Islands and Polynesia (Cernohorsky, 1991), Indo-West Pacific; Cartier Island, NT (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMascarene IslandsMauritius
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaFrench Polynesia (Polynesie Francaise)Tuamotu Archipelago (Iles Tuamotu)
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanCocos-Keeling
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania


depth: continental shelf 
depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
habitat: coral reef 
substrate: coral sand 
substrate: sand 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.105 General reference
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.137 [ Distribution map (Pl. 137), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.309 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.154 General reference


                            Imbricaria Schumacher, 1817
                              Imbricaria conovula (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13213) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-02-24.