OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Name Fissurellidae 

Rimula exquisita A. Adams, 1853

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Rimula exquisita A. Adams, 1853

Common Name

Fissured False Limpet p.51      Allan, J. 1950.  


Central Indo-West Pacific; North West Cape, Western Australia to Mast Head Reef, southern Queensland

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.17 


 Habe, T. 1951. p.115, pl. 17, figs. 17-18 Contains synonymy
 Ladd, H.S. 1966. p.36 Distribution
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.58, text-fig. General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Fissurellidae Fleming, 1922
                        Rimula Defrance, 1827
                          Rimula exquisita A. Adams, 1853


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=5910) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-09-19.