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Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Xenophoridae 

Xenophora (Xenophora) japonica Kuroda & Habe, 1971

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Xenophora japonica Kuroda & Habe, 1971


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaEast China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereNew ZealandNew Zealand OutliersKermadec Islands?
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMadagascar?
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan


depth: continental rise [ to 1225 m ]
depth: continental shelf [ 60-200 m, mostly on the continental shelf ]
depth: continental slope [ throughout range ]


 Kreipl, K. & A. Alf 1999. p.40, pl. 8, figs. 6-6b, pl. 9, figs. 6c-f [ type information, distribution, description, remarks and synonymy ]  General reference
 Ponder, W.F. 1983. p.43, figs. 9c, 14c-d, 23j-m, 36 [ synonymy, description, type information, distribution and remarks ]  General reference
 Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.80 General reference


                        Xenophoridae Troschel, 1852
                          Xenophora Fischer von Waldheim, 1807
                            Xenophora (Xenophora) Fischer von Waldheim, 1807
                              Xenophora (Xenophora) japonica Kuroda & Habe, 1971


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=38824) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-02-20. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.