Nerita

Nerita Linnaeus, 1758

Languages: English

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution

Circumtropical and subtropical, with a few species distributed along temperate shores

Author(s): Frey, Melissa A.
Rights holder(s): Frey, Melissa A.

Habitat

Marine intertidal, including rocky shores, mangroves, muddy cobble fields, and sandy beaches with adjacent rocks; species often specific to intertidal zone, from lower littoral to supra littoral

Author(s): Frey, Melissa A.
Rights holder(s): Frey, Melissa A.

Taxonomic Children

Total: 80

Nerita adenensis Mienis, 1978, Nerita albicilla Linnaeus, 1758, Nerita alveolus Hombron & Jaquinot, 1854, Nerita antiquata Récluz, 1841, Nerita argus Récluz, 1841, Nerita ascensionis Gmelin, 1791, Nerita aterrima Gmelin, 1791, Nerita atramentosa Reeve, 1855, Nerita aurantia Récluz, 1842, Nerita balteata Reeve, 1855, Nerita chamaeleon Linnaeus, 1758, Nerita chlorostoma Lamarck, 1816, Nerita chrysostoma Récluz, 1841, Nerita costata Gmelin, 1791, Nerita costulata Von dem Busch in Philippi, 1844, Nerita crassa Gould, 1852, Nerita dombeyi Récluz, 1841, Nerita erubescens Reeve, 1855, Nerita erythrostoma Eichhorst & Neville, 2004, Nerita exuvia Linnaeus, 1758, Nerita filosa Reeve, 1855, Nerita flammulata Récluz, 1841, Nerita fragum Reeve, 1855, Nerita fulgurans Gmelin, 1791, Nerita fuliginata Reeve, 1855, Nerita funiculata Menke, 1851, Nerita grayana Récluz, 1844, Nerita grisea Reeve, 1855, Nerita grossa Linnaeus, 1758, Nerita guamensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1834, Nerita helicinoides Reeve, 1855, Nerita histrio Linnaeus, 1758, Nerita incerta Von dem Busch in Philippi, 1844, Nerita incurva Von Martens, 1889, Nerita insculpta Récluz, 1841, Nerita japonica Dunker, 1860, Nerita lirellata Rehder, 1980, Nerita litterata Gmelin, 1791, Nerita longii Récluz, 1842, Nerita luteonigra Dekker, 2000, Nerita magdalenae Gmelin, 1791, Nerita maura Récluz, 1842, Nerita maxima Gmelin, 1791, Nerita melanotragus Smith, 1884, Nerita morio (Sowerby, 1833), Nerita neritopsoides Reeve, 1855, Nerita nigerrima Dillwyn, 1817, Nerita nigrita Röding, 1798, Nerita novaeguineae Lesson, 1831, Nerita ocellata Le Guillou, 1841, Nerita olivaria Le Guillou, 1841, Nerita orbignyana Récluz, 1841, Nerita ornata Sowerby, 1823, Nerita oryzarum Récluz, 1841, Nerita patula Récluz, 1841, Nerita peloronta Linnaeus, 1758, Nerita picea Récluz, 1841, Nerita planospira Anton, 1838, Nerita plicata Linnaeus, 1758, Nerita polita Linnaeus, 1758, Nerita quadricolor Gmelin, 1791, Nerita radiata Récluz, 1841, Nerita sanguinolenta Menke, 1829, Nerita savieana Reeve, 1855, Nerita scabricosta Lamarck, 1822, Nerita semirugosa Récluz, 1841, Nerita senegalensis Gmelin, 1791, Nerita signata Lamarck, 1822, Nerita spengleriana Récluz, 1844, Nerita striata Burrow, 1815, Nerita tessellata Gmelin, 1791, Nerita textilis Gmelin, 1791, Nerita tristis Pilsbry, 1901, Nerita umlaasiana Krauss, 1848, Nerita undata Linnaeus, 1758, Nerita undulata Gmelin, 1791, Nerita versicolor Gmelin, 1791, Nerita vexillum Reeve, 1855, Nerita vitiensis Hombron & Jaquinot, 1854, Nerita yoldii Récluz, 1841

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