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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Littorinidae 

Peasiella isseli (Semper in Issel, 1869)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Risella (Peasiella) isseli auct
   Peasiella isseli auct
   Trochus sp. Audouin, 1826
   Risella isseli Semper in Issel, 1869
   Trochus sismondae Issel, 1869
   Risella isseli var. carinata Pallary, 1926
   Risella isseli var. undata Pallary, 1926


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaAden


depth: subtidal [ Upper eulittoral zone {Reid1989x27}. ]
habitat: rocky shore [ Abundant under coral blocks in upper eulittoral on a moderately sheltered shore {REIDANDMAK1998}. Continental coasts and oceanic high islands, only rarely on atolls {Reid1989x27}. ]


 Reid, D. and Mak, Y.-M. 1998. p.20 General reference
 Reid, D. and Mak, Y.-M. 1998. p.18 Synonomy
 Reid, D.G. 1989. p.61 General reference


                            Peasiella Nevill, 1885
                              Peasiella isseli (Semper in Issel, 1869)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=34758) created by Shannon Reid on 2000-12-12. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-02-03.