OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Cypraeidae 

Erronea walkeri walkeri (Sowerby, 1832)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Cypraea walkeri Sowerby, 1832
   Cypraea amabilis Jousseaume, 1881
   Gratiadusta walkeri merista Iredale, 1939


Indian Ocean to Philippines

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-Arabia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.82 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesSulu Sea
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.82 


depth: continental shelf [to 25 m]
depth: subtidal [from 5 m]
habitat: coral reef [amongst coral]
substrate: under rocks 


 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.61 General reference
 Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 2000. p.128 General reference


                        Cypraeidae Gray, 1824
                          Cypraeovulinae Schilder, 1927
                            Erronea Troschel, 1863
                              Erronea walkeri (Sowerby, 1832)
                                Erronea walkeri walkeri (Sowerby, 1832)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=52631) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-09-28. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-07-29.