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Gastropoda Neritopsina Neritidae 

Smaragdia purpureomaculata Dekker, 2000

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Neritina (Smaragdia) feuilleti auct.
   Smaragdia purpureomaculata Dekker, 2000


Dekker, 2000 (Dekker2000b): "Only known from the northern Red Sea."

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. 2000. p. 55 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed SeaEgypt
     Dekker, H. 2000. p. 55 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed SeaGulf of Aqaba
     Dekker, H. 2000. p. 55 


depth: continental shelf       Dekker, H. 2000. p. 54 
depth: intertidal       Dekker, H. 2000. p. 55 
depth: shallow subtidal       Dekker, H. 2000. p. 55 
depth: subtidal       Dekker, H. 2000. p. 55 
feeding mode: grazing       Dekker, H. 2000. p. 55 
feeds on: plants       Dekker, H. 2000. p. 55 
substrate: sand       Dekker, H. 2000. p. 54 
substrate: sea grass rhizomes       Dekker, H. 2000. p. 55 


                    Neritidae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Smaragdia Issel, 1869
                          Smaragdia (Unplaced)
                            Smaragdia (Unplaced) purpureomaculata Dekker, 2000


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=75109) created by benamy on 2002-08-02. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-08-02.