WoRMS taxon details

Opalia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853

137948  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137948)

accepted
Genus
Scalaria australis Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Opalia australis (Lamarck, 1822) (type by subsequent designation)
Species Opalia abbotti Clench & R. D. Turner, 1952
Species Opalia aglaia (Bartsch, 1915)
Species Opalia ahiparana (Powell, 1930)
Species Opalia alba (de Boury, 1911)
Species Opalia apostolorum (Iredale, 1936)
Species Opalia attenuata (Pease, 1860)
Species Opalia aurifila (Dall, 1889)
Species Opalia australis (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Opalia bairdii (E.A. Smith, 1872)
Species Opalia ballinensis (E. A. Smith, 1891)
Species Opalia bardeyi (Jousseaume, 1912)
Species Opalia bicarinata (G. B. Sowerby II, 1844)
Species Opalia burchorum DuShane, 1988
Species Opalia burryi Clench & R. D. Turner, 1950
Species Opalia calyx Nakayama, 2012
Species Opalia candida Cossignani, 2020
Species Opalia colimana (Hertlein & A. M. Strong, 1951)
Species Opalia corolla (Melvill & Standen, 1903)
Species Opalia coronata (Philippi & Scacchi, 1840)
Species Opalia crassilabrum (G.B. Sowerby II, 1844)
Species Opalia crenata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Opalia crenatoides Carpenter, 1864
Species Opalia crystallina (Carpenter, 1864)
Species Opalia diadema (G. B. Sowerby I, 1832)
Species Opalia dushaneae Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia eolis Clench & R. D. Turner, 1950
Species Opalia exopleura (Dall, 1917)
Species Opalia felderi Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia fortunata Bouchet & Warén, 1986
Species Opalia funiculata (Carpenter, 1857)
Species Opalia gaini (de Boury [in Lamy], 1923)
Species Opalia garciai Kilburn, 1994
Species Opalia gereti (de Boury, 1913)
Species Opalia gracilis (Masahito, Kuroda & Habe, 1971)
Species Opalia granosa (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)
Species Opalia granulosa de Boury, 1909
Species Opalia hidryma (Melvill, 1899)
Species Opalia hotessieriana (d'Orbigny, 1842)
Species Opalia infrequens (C. B. Adams, 1852)
Species Opalia koskinum (Hedley, 1909)
Species Opalia leeana (A. E. Verrill, 1882)
Species Opalia levis Nakayama, 2010
Species Opalia longissima Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia lorenzi Cossignani, 2020
Species Opalia mammosa (Melvill & Standen, 1903)
Species Opalia martis (Thiele, 1925)
Species Opalia matajiroi (Kuroda, 1954)
Species Opalia mauritanica Talavera, 1975
Species Opalia maxwelli (Finlay, 1930)
Species Opalia megalodon Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia methoria Kilburn, 1985
Species Opalia mexicana Dall, 1908
Species Opalia minervae (Thiele, 1925)
Species Opalia moerchiana (Dall, 1889)
Species Opalia monovaricosa (Kuroda & Habe, 1961)
Species Opalia montereyensis (Dall, 1907)
Species Opalia mormulaeformis (Masahito, Kuroda & Habe, 1971)
Species Opalia neocaledonica Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia pacoi Engl, 2002
Species Opalia paucisculpta Bozzetti, 2007
Species Opalia paulula DuShane, 1974
Species Opalia pseudoescalaris (Melvill & Standen, 1901)
Species Opalia pumilio (Mörch, 1875)
Species Opalia punctata (Thiele, 1925)
Species Opalia pupipunctata (de Boury, 1911)
Species Opalia revizee S. Lima & Christoffersen, 2014
Species Opalia sanjuanensis (H. N. Lowe, 1932)
Species Opalia soror (Odhner, 1919)
Species Opalia spongiosa Carpenter, 1864
Species Opalia subcrassa (Cotton & Godfrey, 1938)
Species Opalia sumatrensis (Thiele, 1925)
Species Opalia texta (E. A. Smith, 1903)
Species Opalia thorsenae Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia tortipunctata Weil, L. Brown & Neville, 1999
Species Opalia turnerae Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia velumnuptialis Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia wareni Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia wroblewskyi (Mörch, 1875)
Species Opalia zelandica (Finlay, 1930)

Species Opalia gruveli (de Boury) (temporary name)

Subgenus Opalia (Nodiscala) de Boury, 1890 represented as Opalia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Subgenus Opalia (Pliciscala) de Boury, 1887 represented as Opalia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853

Subgenus Opalia (Claviscala) de Boury, 1909 accepted as Claviscala de Boury, 1909
Subgenus Opalia (Dentiscala) de Boury, 1886 accepted as Dentiscala de Boury, 1886
Species Opalia andrewsii (A. E. Verrill, 1882) accepted as Cylindriscala andrewsii (A. E. Verrill, 1882)
Species Opalia antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1907) accepted as Acirsa antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1907)
Species Opalia barbadensis (de Boury, 1913) accepted as Opalia pumilio var. morchiana (Dall, 1889) accepted as Opalia moerchiana (Dall, 1889)
Species Opalia borealis (Gould, 1852) accepted as Opalia wroblewskyi (Mörch, 1875)
Species Opalia bullata Carpenter, 1864 accepted as Opalia infrequens (C. B. Adams, 1852)
Species Opalia cerigottana (Sturany, 1896) accepted as Punctiscala cerigottana (Sturany, 1896)
Species Opalia chacei A. M. Strong, 1937 accepted as Opalia wroblewskyi (Mörch, 1875)
Species Opalia consors (Crosse & P. Fischer, 1864) accepted as Gyroscala lamellosa (Lamarck, 1822) accepted as Gyroscala commutata (Monterosato, 1877)
Species Opalia corsicana F. Nordsieck, 1974 accepted as Acirsa subdecussata (Cantraine, 1835)
Species Opalia crenulata (Kiener, 1838) accepted as Opalia crenata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Opalia dromio Dall, 1927 accepted as Opaliopsis opalina (Dall, 1927)
Species Opalia espirita (F. Baker, Hanna & A. M. Strong, 1930) accepted as Opalia crystallina (Carpenter, 1864)
Species Opalia evicta (de Boury, 1919) accepted as Opalia montereyensis (Dall, 1907)
Species Opalia fregata (Iredale, 1936) accepted as Cirsotrema fregata (Iredale, 1936) accepted as Rectacirsa fregata Iredale, 1936
Species Opalia fusoides (Jousseaume, 1912) accepted as Opalia bicarinata (G. B. Sowerby II, 1844)
Species Opalia fusticulus Gaglini, 1992 accepted as Opalia abbotti Clench & R. D. Turner, 1952 (synonym)
Species Opalia grossicostata (Nyst, 1871) accepted as Opalia hotessieriana (d'Orbigny, 1842)
Species Opalia hellenica (Forbes, 1844) accepted as Opalia coronata (Philippi & Scacchi, 1840)
Species Opalia humerosa (Schepman, 1909) accepted as Cylindriscala humerosa (Schepman, 1909)
Species Opalia insculpta Carpenter, 1865 accepted as Opalia crenatoides Carpenter, 1864
Species Opalia japonica (Okutani, 1964) accepted as Papuliscala japonica (Okutani, 1964)
Species Opalia linteata (Schwengel, 1943) accepted as Opalia pumilio (Mörch, 1875)
Species Opalia magellanica (Philippi, 1845) accepted as Epitonium magellanicum (Philippi, 1845) accepted as Cirsotrema magellanicum (Philippi, 1845)
Species Opalia mazatlanica Dall, 1908 accepted as Opalia infrequens (C. B. Adams, 1852)
Species Opalia nicolayi F. Nordsieck, 1974 accepted as Opalia abbotti Clench & R. D. Turner, 1952
Species Opalia nodosocarinata (Dall, 1889) accepted as Opalia pumilio (Mörch, 1875)
Species Opalia pluricostata Dall, 1917 accepted as Opalia montereyensis (Dall, 1907)
Species Opalia retiporosa Carpenter, 1866 accepted as Opalia spongiosa Carpenter, 1864
Species Opalia revizee S. Lima, Christoffersen, Barros & Folly, 2012 accepted as Opalia revizee S. Lima & Christoffersen, 2014 (unavailable name)
Species Opalia terebralioides Kilburn, 1975 accepted as Claviscala kuroharai Kuroda, 1961 (original combination)
Species Opalia tortilis (R. B. Watson, 1883) accepted as Cylindriscala tortilis (R. B. Watson, 1883)
Species Opalia torulosa (Brocchi, 1814) accepted as Claviscala richardi (Dautzenberg & de Boury, 1897)
Species Opalia tremperi Bartsch, 1927 accepted as Opalia infrequens (C. B. Adams, 1852)
Species Opalia valida (Verco, 1906) accepted as Cirsotrema validum (Verco, 1906)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
feminine
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Opalia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137948 on 2020-06-02
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-03-30 11:31:32Z
changed
2011-01-22 15:02:02Z
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2014-04-12 18:42:38Z
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2018-11-16 08:22:16Z
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original description  (of Scala (Pyramiscala) de Boury, 1909 †) Boury E. (de) (1909). Catalogue des sous-genres de Scalidae. <i>Journal de Conchyliologie</i>, 57: 255-258, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27393416
page(s): 255 [details]   

additional source Spencer, H.G., Marshall, B.A. & Willan, R.C. (2009). Checklist of New Zealand living Mollusca. Pp 196-219. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   

additional source Kilburn R.N. (1985). The family Epitoniidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda) in southern Africa and Mozambique. <em>Annals of the Natal Museum.</em> 27(1): 239-337., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/216603.pdf?
page(s): 266 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

subsequent type designation Boury E. de (1886) Monographie des Scalidae vivants et fossiles. Partie I: Sous genre <i>Crisposcala</i>. Paris, Comptoir Géologique de Paris, pp. i-xlv, 1-52, pl. 1-6. , available online at https://archive.org/details/monographiedess00bourgoog
page(s): xxv [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]