OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Orania fischeriana (Tapparone Canefri, 1882)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Latirus fischerianus Tapparone-Canefri, 1882
   Nassaria mordica Hedley, 1909


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMozambique
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndonesia (W)Sumatra (S, W, NW)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesiaBorneo
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia


depth: continental shelf [ from 60 metres ]
depth: subtidal [ from 10 metres ]


 Houart, R. 1995. p.269, figs. 15-16, 38-39, 53, 112-120 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.23 [ as available names of Orania badia (Reeve, 1845) ]  Alternate taxonomic arrangement


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                          Ergalataxinae Kuroda & Habe, 1971
                            Orania Pallary, 1900
                              Orania fischeriana (Tapparone Canefri, 1882)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=48657) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-08-01. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2001-08-01.