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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Gastropoda: : Haliotoidea: Haliotidae

Haliotis aurantium Simone, 1998


Range: 4.4°N to 31.67°S; 51.55°W to 39.98°W
Depth: 48 to 150 m (live 48 to 48 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 15  mm

Synonymy

Haliotis pourtalesii auct. non Dall, 1881
Haliotis aurantium Simone, 1998

Details


Haliotis aurantium Simone, 1998b, p. 60-67, figs. 3-9, 11-13, 18-35
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: Off Campos Bay, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2206'06"S, 4008'38"W, 95 m
Range: 4.4°N to 30°S; 51.55°W to 39.98°W
Depth: 48 to 150 m (live 48 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 15 mm
Distribution: Brazil: Amapa, Espirito Santo, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Rio Grande do Sul
References: Simone (1998b) DdLNSEWM; Geiger & Poppe (2000)

Haliotis pourtalesii auct. non Dall, 1881, 
[Not available]
Range: 1°S to 31.67°S; 50°W to 40°W
Depth: 110 to 130 m
Maximum Reported Size: 13.5 mm
Distribution: Brazil: Para, Maranhao, Espirito Santo, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Rio Grande do Sul
References: Klappenbach (1968) DdM; Rios et al. (1975) S; Simone (1998) s
Comments: Misidentification by Klappenbach (1968), Silva & Guerra (1971) and Rios (1970, 1975, 1985, 1994).


Partial List of References

Simone, L. R. L. 1998. Morphology of the Western Atlantic Haliotidae (Gastropoda, Vetigastropoda) with description of a new species from Brazil. Malacologia 39: 59-75.

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