OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Triphoridae 

Opimaphora triticea (Pease, 1861)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mastonia triticea auct.
   Triphoris triticea Pease, 1861
   Triphoris crassula Martens, 1880


Tropical Indo-Pacific {PB1176}

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSea of Japan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanChristmas Island
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Christmas Island


depth: intertidal 
depth: subtidal [ to 20m ]
habitat: coral reef [ fringing reefs in Hawaii ]
habitat: rocks 
habitat: rubble 
habitat: tide pools [ under rocks in tide pools and bays shoreward of fringing reef (Hawaii) ]


 Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999. p.167 Checklist
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.150 [ Fig 51 E ]  General reference
 Marshall, B.A. 1983. p.78 General reference


                        Triphoridae Gray, 1847
                          Triphorinae Gray, 1847
                            Opimaphora Laseron, 1958
                              Opimaphora triticea (Pease, 1861)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=34415) created by Jennifer Kolb on 2000-12-01. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-30.