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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Microtis tuberculata (A. Adams, 1850)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Microtis tuberculata A. Adams, 1850
   Microtina heckeliana Crosse, 1871


Geographe Bay, WA to southern Queensland; Melanesia to the Philippines

  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Western Australia


depth: intertidal 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.36 [ as Stomatia (Microtis) heckeliana (Crosse, 1871) and Stomatia (Microtis) tuberculata (A. Adams, 1850) ]  Distribution
 Talmadge, R. 1958. p.39 [ remarks on Microtis heckliana ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.73, pl. 11, figs. 12a-b [ distribution and remarks ( M. heckliana as separate species) ]  General reference


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Stomatellinae Gray, 1840
                        Microtis A. Adams, 1850
                          Microtis tuberculata (A. Adams, 1850)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=6272) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-08-07.