The Atoll of Funafuti, Ellice group : its zoology, botany, ethnology and general structure based on collections made by Charles Hedley of the Australian Museum, Sydney, N.S.W.
Nerita albicilla, Linne
Nerita albicilla, Linne.
Martens, Conch. Cab. ii., 11, 1889, p. 25, pl. viii., figs. 1, 2.
One living example, found in the lagoon.
This species ranges south along the Australian coast to Sydney. Von Martens cites Port Carteret, New Ireland, Solomons, New Caledonia, Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, and Tahiti. A specimen from Erromanga, New Hebrides, is in this Museum.