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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Mitra) nubila hawaiiensis Kay, 1979

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra nubila lamarckii auct.
   Mitra hawaiiensis Kay, 1979


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)


depth: intertidal and subtidal [ from the intertidal zone to a depth of 10 fathoms ]
substrate: coral sand [ shows a preference for clean and usually coarse coral sand ]


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.315 [ as Mitra nubila lamarckii; Distribution map (Pl. 267), synonymy, type information and general information ]  General reference
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.10 [ M. nubila lamarckii is a nomen dubium and M. nubila hawaiiensis Kay, 1979 is the name applied to Hawaiian populations previously known as lamarckii; additional reference type = Type information. ]  Synonomy


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Mitra) Lamarck, 1798
                                Mitra (Mitra) nubila (Gmelin, 1791)
                                  Mitra (Mitra) nubila hawaiiensis Kay, 1979


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45849) created by Jason D. Weintraub on 2001-05-03. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-03-03.