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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Imbricaria olivaeformis (Swainson, 1821)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra olivaeformis Swainson, 1821
   Mitra dactyloidea Anton, 1838
   Mitra dactyloidea ANTON, 1838
   Mitra olivellaeformis Pilsbry, 1921
   Mitra olivellaeformis PILSBRY, 1921

Common Name

Makura-fude G3248 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G3248]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


Cocos-Keeling Islands to southern Japan, Hawaiian Islands and Polynesia (Cernohorsky, 1991), Indo-West Pacific; Scott Reef, WA to Cairns, Qld (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanCocos-Keeling
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaFrench Polynesia (Polynesie Francaise)Tuamotu Archipelago (Iles Tuamotu)
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.202 


depth: continental shelf 
depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
habitat: coral reef [ sand-pockets of coal reefs ]
substrate: sand [ ]


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.138 [ Distribution map (Pl. 139), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.309 General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1844. p.sp. 212, pl. 27, fig. 212 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.154 General reference


                            Imbricaria Schumacher, 1817
                              Imbricaria olivaeformis (Swainson, 1821)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13217) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Paul J. Morris on 2004-02-25.