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Gastropoda Name Haliotidae 

Haliotis roei Gray, 1826

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Haliotis roei Gray, 1826
   Haliotis scabricostata Menke, 1843
   Haliotis sulcosa Philippi, 1845

Common Name

Roe's Abalone p86, pl.87B      Wilson, B 2002.  
Roe's Ear Shell p.69, pl.196      Coleman, N. 1975.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast


depth: lower intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal [ to 3m ]
eCode: gregarious 
habitat: rocky crevices [ in crevices of exposed shores ]


 Geiger, D.L. & Poppe, G.T. 2000. p.76 [ Synonymy; Types; Type Locality; Illustrustrations; Description; Differential Diagnosis; Range; Biology; Fossil Record; Remarks; Literature ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.49 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.49 Synonomy


                Name Author, Year
                      Haliotis Linnaeus, 1758
                        Haliotis roei Gray, 1826


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=5827) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-02-25.