OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Xenophoridae 

Stellaria chinensis chinensis (Philippi, 1841)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Phorus indicus auct
   Onustus calculiferus auct
   Xenophora (Tugurium) calculiferus auct
   Xenophora (Stellaria) chinensis chinensis auct
   Trochus chinensis Philippi, 1841
   Stellaria chinensis chinensis (Philippi, 1841)
   Phorus calculiferus Reeve, 1842


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaPersian Gulf (=Arabian Gulf)
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaEast China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.22 


depth: continental shelf [ to 140 m ]
depth: shallow subtidal [ 4-5 m ]
depth: subtidal [ throughout range ]


 Kreipl, K. & A. Alf 1999. p.60, pl. 19, figs. 17-17b [ type information, distribution, description, remarks and synonymy. ]  General reference
 Ponder, W.F. 1983. p.55, figs. 10c, 14n, 29c-g, 40 [ as Xenophora (Stellaria) chinensis chinensis. Synonymy, description, type information, distribution and remarks. ]  General reference
 Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.80 General reference


                        Xenophoridae Troschel, 1852
                          Stellaria (Schmidt MS) Möller, 1832
                            Stellaria chinensis (Philippi, 1841)
                              Stellaria chinensis chinensis (Philippi, 1841)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=38908) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-02-23. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-09-25.