OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

ANSP OBIS Home | Another Search

Gastropoda Neritopsina Neritidae 

Nerita (Ritena) balteata Reeve, 1855

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Nerita lineata Gmelin, 1791
   Nerita balteata Reeve, 1855
   Nerita birmanica Troschel, 1878

Common Name

Lined nerite p.95      Nateewathana, A. 1995.  
Lineate nerite p.95      Nateewathana, A. 1995.  
hoi nam prik (Th.) p.95      Nateewathana, A. 1995.  


Indo-Pacific ; from Hawaiian Is. to the Indian Ocean {CERNOHOR1978A}

  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Gulf of Carpentaria
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  PRELOVED RegionsThailand
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean


depth: intertidal 
eCode: mangrove [ common in mangrove and nipa palm swamps (Thailand) ]


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.42 [ subgenus placement; distribution; ecology ]  Secondary source
 Nateewathana, A. 1995. p.95 Secondary source
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.40 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.40 Synonomy


                    Neritidae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Nerita Linnaeus, 1758
                          Nerita (Ritena) Gray, 1858
                            Nerita (Ritena) balteata Reeve, 1855


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=5287) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Gary Rosenberg on 2002-08-29.