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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvulum (Birostra) aurantium G. B. Sowerby III, 1889 
AphiaID: 1035308

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraeoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvulinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvulum (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvulum (Birostra) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvulum (Birostra) aurantium (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (basionym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhenacovolva aurantia (G. B. Sowerby III, 1889)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvulum (Birostra) Swainson, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolva Röding, 1798
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvulum (Birostra) aurantium G. B. Sowerby III, 1889
Source  original description Sowerby G.B. III. (1889). Some further notes on marine shells collected at Port Elizabeth, South Africa, with descriptions of some new species. Journal of Conchology. 6(1): 6-15, pl. 1., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/98505#page/20/mode/1up
page(s): 11, pl. 1 fig. 15 [details]

Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Port Elizaberth (Harbour) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1035308
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2017-09-14 13:37:41Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2017). Ovulum (Birostra) aurantium G. B. Sowerby III, 1889. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1035308 on 2017-09-25
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