OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Domiporta rufilirata (Adams & Reeve, 1850)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra rufilirata Adams & Reeve, 1850
   Cancilla sura Jousseaume, 1898


East Africa to the Andaman Islands, Japan and N.E. Australia (Cernohorsky, 1991) Indo-West Pacific; Queensland, recorded as far south as Cairns (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMozambique
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanAndaman and NicobarAndaman Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New GuineaBismark ArchipelagoNew Britain
  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


depth: continental shelf [ from 26 - 192 m. ]
substrate: sand 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.104 General reference
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.98 [ Distribution map (Pl. 93), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Subba Rao, N.V. & Dey, A. 1984. p.39 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.156 General reference


                            Domiporta Cernohorsky, 1970
                              Domiporta rufilirata (Adams & Reeve, 1850)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13263) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-02-28.