OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Clypeomorus brevis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Strombus rugosus Wood, 1828
   Cerithium rugosum (Wood, 1828)
   Cerithium brevis Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
   Clypeomorus brevis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)
   Cerithium albida Hombron & Jacquinot, 1852
   Cerithium acutum Hombron & Jacquinot, 1852
   Cerithium patiens Bayle, 1880
   Cerithium ellicensis Hedley, 1899


Rehder, 1980 (Rehde1980x15): "From the Ryukyus, through Micronesia and south to Wallis Islands and Samoan Islands, and east through Polynesia to Easter Island."

  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific Throughout Region
     Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.49 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesia Throughout Region
     Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.49 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapanRyukyu Islands (Loo-Chu Islands, Nansi-Shoto) Throughout Region
     Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.49 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesiaBorneo Throughout Region
     Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.49 
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaTerritory of Ashmore & Cartier Is.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.62 


depth: intertidal       Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.47 
eCode: rocky shore 
habitat: intertial flats       Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.47 
habitat: rock reef       Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.47 
habitat: tide pools       Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.47 
substrate: rocks       Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.47 
substrate: sand       Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.47 


 Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.43 General reference
 Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.43 Synonomy
 Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.43 Biology and ecology
 Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.46 Radula
 Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.48 Range map
 Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.43 Anatomy
 Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.43 Taxon list
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.120 [Pl. 17; fig. 16 a-b]  General reference


                          Clypeomorus Jousseaume, 1888
                            Clypeomorus brevis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7369) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-07-24.