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Zierliana ziervogelii (Gmelin, 1791)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra ziervogeliana Gmelin, 1791
   Buccinum strombiformis Burrows, 1815
   Cancellaria ziervogeliana Lamarck, 1822

Common Name

Tetsu-yatate G3397 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G3397]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


From Japan to the Philippines and Tonga

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificTonga
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea


depth: intertidal 
habitat: rock reef [ ...frequently under volcanic rock, and not known to occur on coral atolls. ]


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1970. p.59 Contains synonymy
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.118 [ additional reference type = General ]  Distribution
 Salisbury, R. 2000. p.84 Distribution
 Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.218 Distribution


                          Zierliana Gray, 1847
                            Zierliana ziervogelii (Gmelin, 1791)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=39681) created by Jason D. Weintraub on 2001-03-13. Record last updated by Paul J. Morris on 2004-02-25.