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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Littorinidae 

Littoraria (Palustorina) sulculosa (Philippi, 1846)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Littorina (Littorinopsis) scabra scabra auct
   Melarhaphe sulculosa auct
   Melaraphe sulculosa auct
   Littorina (Melaraphe) sulculosa auct
   Littorina filosa auct
   Litorina sulculosa auct
   Littorina sulculosa Philippi, 1846


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia


exposure: sheltered [ sheltered shores {Reid1986x24}. ]
habitat: mangrove [ mostly close to the groung in the middle and rear parts of the mangrove. Trunks and leaves of Avicennia {Reid1986x24}. ]
habitat: rocky shore [ on and under rocks {Reid1986x24}. ]


 Reid, D.G. 1986. p.194 [ Synonymy, description, distribution and illustrations. ]  General reference
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.146, pl. 18, fig. 15a-b  General reference


                            Littoraria Griffith & Pidgeon, 1834
                              Littoraria (Palustorina) Reid, 1986
                                Littoraria (Palustorina) sulculosa (Philippi, 1846)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7723) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-02-03.