OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Cypraeidae 

Staphylaea staphylaea (Linnaeus, 1758)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Unknown staphylaea Linnaeus, 1758
   Staphylaea staphylaea (Linnaeus, 1758)

Included taxa

   Staphylaea staphylaea staphylaea (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Staphylaea staphylaea consobrina (Garrett, 1879)
   Staphylaea staphylaea laevigata (Dautzenberg, 1932)
   Staphylaea staphylaea nolani Lorenz, 1989


  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesia Throughout Region
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.22 


depth: intertidal 
habitat: coral reef 


 Burgess, C.M. 1985. p.232 [ as Cypraea staphylaea ]  General reference
 Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 2000. p.212 General reference
 Schilder, M. & Schilder, F.A. 1971.  Secondary source
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.191 [pl. 35, figs 3 a,b]  General reference


                        Cypraeidae Gray, 1824
                          Erosariinae Schilder, 1924
                            Staphylaea Jousseaume, 1884
                              Staphylaea staphylaea (Linnaeus, 1758)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=8658) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-09-27.