OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Cypraeidae 

Lyncina porteri (Cate, 1966)

Type of listing: Name in current use


Included taxa

   Lyncina porteri porteri (Cate, 1966)
   Lyncina porteri joycae (Clover, 1970)
   Lyncina porteri nigromaculata Lorenz, 2002


Central West Pacific; Philippines, Taiwan, Solomons Islands, off the Swain Reefs, QLD

  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaTaiwan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef


 Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 2000. p.74 Subspecific arrangement
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.183 [pl. 34, figs 13 a,b]  General reference


                        Cypraeidae Gray, 1824
                          Cypraeinae Gray, 1824
                            Lyncina Troschel, 1863
                              Lyncina porteri (Cate, 1966)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=8497) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2002-09-02.