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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Nebularia) fulvescens Broderip, 1836

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra fulvescens Broderip, 1836
   Mitra telum Sowerby, 1874
   Mitra ostergaardi Pilsbry, 1921


Mauritius to the Tuamotus and the Hawaiian Islands.

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMascarene IslandsMauritius
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaFrench Polynesia (Polynesie Francaise)Tuamotu Archipelago (Iles Tuamotu)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMascarene IslandsMauritiusMauritius
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificMariana Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificMarshall Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificCaroline Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSolomon Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSamoan Islands
  PRELOVED RegionsMidway Islands (Midway)


depth: continental shelf 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal [ from 2 to 25 fathoms ]
depth: subtidal 
habit: nestling 
habitat: coral reef 
substrate: coral 
substrate: rocks 
substrate: under rocks [ under rocks and coral, in crevices and on a coral-rubble sustratum ]


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.431 [ Distribution map (Pl. 379), synonymy, type information and general information. ]  General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.301 General reference
 Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.198 General reference


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Nebularia) Swainson, 1840
                                Mitra (Nebularia) fulvescens Broderip, 1836


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45506) created by Jason D. Weintraub on 2001-05-01. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-03-06.