OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Cypraeidae 

Erronea walkeri (Sowerby, 1832)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Unknown walkeri Sowerby, 1832
   Erronea walkeri (Sowerby, 1832)

Included taxa

   Erronea walkeri walkeri (Sowerby, 1832)
   Erronea walkeri continens (Iredale, 1935)
   Erronea walkeri surabajensis Schilder, 1937


Central Indo-West Pacific; Broome WA to northern NSW (Wilson, 1993) Indian Ocean to northern Australia (Lorenz & Hubert, 2000)

  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-Arabia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea


depth: intertidal 
depth: subtidal 


 Burgess, C.M. 1985. p.115 [{as Cypraea walkeri}]  General reference
 Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 2000. p.128 Subspecific arrangement
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.182 [pl. 32, figs 14 a,b]  General reference


                        Cypraeidae Gray, 1824
                          Cypraeovulinae Schilder, 1927
                            Erronea Troschel, 1863
                              Erronea walkeri (Sowerby, 1832)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=8475) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-09-27.