Taxon profile


Smooth Australian abalone
Haliotis laevigata Donovan, 1808

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Vetigastropoda »  family Haliotidae - abalones »  genus Haliotis - Abalone

Scientific synonyms

Haliotis albicans Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
Haliotis excisa Gray, 1856
Haliotis glabra Swainson, 1822
Schismotis excisa Gray, 1856

Other names

= Greenlip abalone


Taxon in country check-lists*

* List of countries might not be complete

[No associated text for selected language]

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Haliotis laevigata Donovan, 1808]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
EN Australian Faunal Directory [485d1d7c-5a85-40ba-81e0-54ac4b128095]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Haliotis laevigata Donovan, 1808]
Data retrieved on: 15 February 2015
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Haliotis laevigata DONOVAN, 1808]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.