OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Name Fissurellidae 

Montfortula variegata (Adams, 1852)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Emarginula variegata Adams, 1852


Central Indo-West Pacific; Exmouth Gulf, Western Australia to southern Queensland

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSolomon Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast


depth: intertidal 


 Brazier, J. 1877. p.52 [ as Emarginula variegata ]  General reference
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.27-28 [ as Emarginula variegata ]  General reference
 Smith, E.A. 1876. p.560 [ ]  Synonomy
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.57, pl. 6, fig. 22a-b [ provisional placement ]  General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Fissurellidae Fleming, 1922
                        Montfortula Iredale, 1915
                          Montfortula variegata (Adams, 1852)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=5900) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2001-12-03.