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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Scabricola (Scabricola) lacunosa (Reeve, 1844)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mitra lacunosa Reeve, 1844
   Mitra mauritiana Sowerby, 1874


From Mauritius to Sri Lanka and N.W. Australia (Cernohorsky, 1991), Indian Ocean; recorded from Dampier Archipelago, WA (Wilson, 1994)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMascarene IslandsMauritius
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanSri Lanka
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMascarene IslandsReunion
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean


depth: intertidal 
depth: intertidal and subtidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
habitat: intertial flats [ and sand-bars ]
habitat: rock platform 
habitat: rocky shore 
substrate: sand 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.11 [ as Mitra (Mitra) lacunosa; distribution, synonymy, type and general information ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.155 General reference


                            Scabricola Swainson, 1840
                              Scabricola (Scabricola) Swainson, 1840
                                Scabricola (Scabricola) lacunosa (Reeve, 1844)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45851) created by Jason D. Weintraub on 2001-05-03. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-29.