OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Neritopsina Neritidae 

Nerita (Linnerita) orbignyana Récluz, 1841

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Nerita polita auct.
   Nerita rumphii auct.
   Nerita polita var. rumphii auct.
   Nerita orbignyana Récluz, 1841
   Odontostoma orbignyana (Récluz, 1841)
   Nerita polita orbignyana (Récluz, 1841)
   Nerita (Linnerita) orbignyana (Récluz, 1841)
   Nerita flavescens Mörch, 1852


Dekker, 2000 (Dekker2000b): "Known only from the Red Sea, S Arabia and the Arabian Gulf."

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaPersian Gulf (=Arabian Gulf)
     Dekker, H. 2000. p. 34 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. 2000. p. 34 


depth: intertidal       Dekker, H. 2000. p. 34 
substrate: rocks       Dekker, H. 2000. p. 34 
substrate: sand       Dekker, H. 2000. p. 34 


                    Neritidae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Nerita Linnaeus, 1758
                          Nerita (Linnerita) Vermeij, 1984
                            Nerita (Linnerita) orbignyana Récluz, 1841


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=74557) created by benamy on 2002-07-30. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-11.