English common name: Bearded hoofshell
Spanish common name: casco barbado
Taxonomic comments: Syn.: Hipponyx barbatus; AMNH: 86622, ANSP: 19529, 153291, 153537, LACM: several lots (ex.: 66-122, 71-45, AHF 315-35), CDRS: 356, 862, FNRS-Belgian expedition to the Galapagos, 1984, MHNG: expedition to the Galapagos, 1993
Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.
Description: Length: 25 mm.
Comments: Shallow water (less than 200 m depth), low intertidal or sublittoral
Last updated: 11 Jan 2013
Not Evaluated - Not yet been evaluated against the criteria.
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Bioregions: Northern, South-eastern.
Galapagos island groups: Marchena, Santa Cruz.
Distribution comments: South of Gulf of California to Peru including Galapagos Islands.
Please be aware that this distribution map is automatically generated from database records (CDF and external specimens, literature records, and observations) and may not accurately reflect the currently-known distribution for all species.