Taxon profile


Disk abalone
Haliotis discus Reeve, 1846

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

Other names

= Japanese abalone


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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Haliotis discus discus Reeve, 1846
subspecies Haliotis discus hannai Ino, 1951

Haliotis discus hannai

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Haliotis discus Reeve, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013

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