WoRMS banner
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS source details

NameMacDonald & Co (1979). The MacDonald Encyclopedia of Shells. MacDonald & Co. London & Sydney.
Type Publication
AbstractThe text is divided into five chapters giving Molluscs found in diffeent habitats. The Systematics of the Molluscs is given at the end of the book. Distribution is covered globally based on Woodward's system of malacological regions.
Taxa
(32)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAngaria melanacantha (Reeve, 1842) (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBistolida stolida (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardita crassicosta Lamarck, 1819 (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClanculus pharaonius (Linnaeus, 1758) (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus bengalensis (Okutani, 1968) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus coccineus Gmelin, 1791 (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptoplax larvaeformis (Burrow, 1815) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiola aulica (Sowerby I, 1825) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlycymeris pectiniformis (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTucetona pectunculus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIniforis lifuana (Hervier, 1898) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMastoniaeforis lifuana (Hervier, 1898) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyncina argus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArestorides argus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyncina camelopardalis (Perry, 1811) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyria lyraeformis (Swainson, 1821) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemocardium lyratum (Sowerby, 1841) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium lyratum G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyrocardium lyratum (G. B. Sowerby II, 1840) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758) (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOliva incrassata (Lightfoot, 1786) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella cochlear Born, 1778 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScutellastra cochlear (Born, 1778) (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalium labiatum (Perry, 1811) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis labiata (Perry, 1811) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPustularia childreni (Gray, 1825) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIpsa childreni (J.E. Gray, 1825) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRanella olearia (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRanella olearium (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoa auriscalpium (Linnaeus, 1758) (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoa variabilis (Von Mühlfeldt, 1824) (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoa violacea Desmarest, 1814 (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoina bruguierei (Payraudeau, 1826) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoina bruguieri (Payraudeau, 1826) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScapharca inaequivalvis (Bruguière, 1789) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnadara inaequivalvis (Bruguière, 1789) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliquaria ponderosa (Mörch, 1861) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTenagodus ponderosus Mörch, 1861 (basis of record)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTectus conus (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina foliacea Linnaeus, 1758 (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna galea (Linnaeus, 1758) (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriphora perversa (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonophorus perversus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUmbonium giganteum (Lesson, 1831) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUmbonium moniliferum (Lamarck, 1822) (basis of record)
Distributions
(20)
East Africa for Erosaria nebrites (Melvill, 1888)
East Africa for Harpa major Röding, 1798
East Africa for Lyria lyraeformis (Swainson, 1821)
Mauritius for Harpa costata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Red Sea for Brachidontes variabilis (Krauss, 1848)
Red Sea for Cypraea pantherina Lightfoot, 1786
Red Sea for Cypraea tigris Linnaeus, 1758
Red Sea for Erosaria nebrites (Melvill, 1888)
Red Sea for Homalocantha scorpio (Linnaeus, 1758)
Red Sea for Lioconcha castrensis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Red Sea for Lyncina camelopardalis (Perry, 1811)
Red Sea for Tectus (Tectus) dentatus (Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775)
Red Sea for Tectus conus (Gmelin, 1791)
Red Sea for Trochus maculatus Linnaeus, 1758
South Africa (country) for Nucula nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758)
South Africa (country) for Patella cochlear Born, 1778
South Africa (country) for Phalium labiatum (Perry, 1811)
South Africa (country) for Ranella olearia (Linnaeus, 1758)
South Africa (country) for Stellaria solaris (Linnaeus, 1764)
South Africa (country) for Thais cingulifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Edit
history
Date   action   by
2013-01-12 18:30:12Z  created  db_admin
 [Back to search]