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Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Name Haliotidae 

Haliotis parva Linnaeus, 1758

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Haliotis parva Linnaeus, 1758
   Haliotis cingulata Röding, 1798
   Padollus rubicundus Montfort, 1810
   Haliotis canaliculata Lamarck, 1822
   Haliotis carinata Swainson, 1822
   Haliotis kraussi Turton, 1932


False bay to East London

  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereSouth Africa (Cape marine Province)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSouth Africa


depth: subtidal [ 10-20m in more sheltered areas ]
habit: nestling [ narrow crevices for 10-35mm specimens and large crevices for >35mm ]
substrate: boulders [ under boulders for specimens of 10mm in size; >35mm ]


 Geiger, D.L. & Poppe, G.T. 2000. p.69 [ Synonymy; Types; Type Locality; Illustrustrations; Description; Differential Diagnosis; Range; Biology; Fossil Record; Remarks; Literature ]  General reference


                Name Author, Year
                      Haliotis Linnaeus, 1758
                        Haliotis parva Linnaeus, 1758


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=55416) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-10-31. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-28.