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Turbonilla (Chemnitzia) candida (Adams, 1855)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Turbonilla lactea Krauss, 1848
   Chemnitzia candida Adams, 1855
   Turbonilla (Chemnitzia) kraussi Clessin, 1900


South Africa and Gulf of Suez to Pakistan (Karachi) and the Philippines; [recorded from the Persian Gulf by Melvill, but Odé (1998) considered this extremely doubtful]

  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereSouth Africa (Cape marine Province)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed SeaEgypt
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaPakistanSind
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan?
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines


 Odé, H. 1998. p.41 [ additional reference type = Distribution ]  Taxon list


                          Turbonilla Risso, 1826
                            Turbonilla (Chemnitzia) d'Orbigny, 1839
                              Turbonilla (Chemnitzia) candida (Adams, 1855)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=50243) created by Jason D. Weintraub on 2001-08-29. Record last updated by juliannao on 2003-08-20.