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Gastropoda Nacelloidea Nacellidae 

Cellana testudinaria (Linnaeus, 1758)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Patella testudinaria Linnaeus, 1758
   Patella patera Röding, 1798
   Patella rumphii Blainville, 1825
   Patella insignis Dunker, 1866
   Helcioniscus rota var. discrepans Pilsbry, 1891
   Helcioniscus mestayerae Suter, 1906

Common Name

Torafu-zara G5 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G5]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  
O-bekko-gasa G5 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G5]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaCambodia
     Try, I. 2001. p.394 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.21 
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificVanuatuNew Hebrides
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificVanuatuBanks Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSolomon IslandsSanta Cruz Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapanRyukyu Islands (Loo-Chu Islands, Nansi-Shoto)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaTaiwan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaGulf of Thailand
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanAndaman and NicobarAndaman Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaVietnam
     Hylleberg, J & Kilburn, R. N. 2003. p.18 


depth: intertidal [ ]
depth: mid intertidal 
habitat: rocky shore 


 Habe, T. 1964. p.7 General reference
 Hylleberg, J & Kilburn, R. N. 2003. p.18 General reference
 Oostingh, C.H. 1925. p.7 General reference
 Powell, A.W.B. 1973. p.156-158 [ Pl 67, figs 1,2; Pl 131; pl 132, fig 1 ]  General reference
 Schepman, M.M. 1908. p.98 General reference
 Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.27 Distribution
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.36 [distribution]  General reference


                    Nacellidae Thiele, 1929
                      Cellana Adams, 1869
                        Cellana testudinaria (Linnaeus, 1758)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14871) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-05-09.