OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Thala mirifica Reeve, 1845

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Unknown mirifica Reeve, 1845
   Mitra (Thala) recurva Reeve, 1845
   Turricula roseata Adams, 1855
   Thala angiostoma Pease, 1867
   Mitra exquisita Garrett, 1873
   Unknown angustata Sowerby, 1874
   Unknown cernica Sowerby, 1874
   Unknown fusus Souverbie, 1876
   Unknown puncticulata Souverbie, 1876


From Mauritius to Japan and the Tuamotus

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMascarene IslandsMauritius
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaFrench Polynesia (Polynesie Francaise)Tuamotu Archipelago (Iles Tuamotu)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew CaledoniaLoyalty Islands (Iles Loyaute)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)


depth: subtidal [ to 10 fathoms ]


 Arnaud, J.P., Berthault, C., Jeanpierre, R., Martin, J. C. & Martin, P. 2002. p.7,10 [ Mitra exquisitum and Mitra ( Thala ) recurva considered valid species ]  General reference
 Cate, J. 1963. p.33 Distribution
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1970. p.58  Contains synonymy
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.118 [ additional reference type = General ]  Distribution


                          Thala H. & A. Adams, 1853
                            Thala mirifica Reeve, 1845


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=39650) created by Jason D. Weintraub on 2001-03-13. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-05-14.