OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Name Fissurellidae 

Diodora granifera (Pease, 1861)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Glyphis foveolata auct.
   Diadora granifera [sic]
   Glyphis exquisita auct.
   Fissurella granifera Pease, 1861
   Diodora granifera (Pease, 1861)


Indo-West Pacific; Quobba, Western Australia to Caloundra, Queensland

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  OBIS RegionsEastern PacificClipperton Island
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)


habitat: coral reef [ fringing reef ]
habitat: tide pools 
substrate: rocks [ ]


 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.40, figs. 7D, 11A-B General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.52, pl. 6, fig. 20 General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Fissurellidae Fleming, 1922
                        Diodora Gray, 1821
                          Diodora granifera (Pease, 1861)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=5865) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-07-22.