OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Rissoidae 

Rissoina (Moerchiella) artensis Montrouzier, 1872

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Rissoina artensis Montrouzier, 1872
   Rissoina supracostata Garrett, 1873
   Rissoina laeta Preston, 1908
   Moerchiella persista Laseron, 1956
   Moerchiella volvera Laseron, 1956


Mozambique to Fiji

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific


 Sleurs, W.J.M. 1993. p.79-83 [figs. 6A-H; 7A-D; 9; 10; 52A; 53B]  Contains synonymy


                            Rissoina d'Orbigny, 1840
                              Rissoina (Moerchiella) Nevill, 1885
                                Rissoina (Moerchiella) artensis Montrouzier, 1872


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=76029) created by Shannon Reid on 2002-08-14. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2002-08-22.