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)
Subgenus Opalia (Claviscala) de Boury, 1909 accepted as Claviscala de Boury, 1909
Subgenus Opalia (Nodiscala) de Boury, 1890 represented as Opalia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Subgenus Opalia (Opalia) H. Adams & Adams, 1853 represented as Opalia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Subgenus Opalia (Pliciscala) de Boury, 1887 represented as Opalia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Species Opalia abbotti Clench & R. D. Turner, 1952
Species Opalia aglaia (Bartsch, 1915)
Species Opalia ahiparana (Powell, 1930)
Species Opalia (Nodiscala) ahiparana (Powell, 1930) represented as Opalia ahiparana (Powell, 1930)
Species Opalia alba (de Boury, 1911)
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 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 barbadensis (de Boury, 1913) accepted as Opalia pumilio var. morchiana (Dall, 1889) accepted as Opalia morchiana (Dall, 1889)
Species Opalia bardeyi (Jousseaume, 1912)
Species Opalia bicarinata (G. B. Sowerby II, 1844)
Species Opalia (Nodiscala) bicarinata (Sowerby II, 1844)
Species Opalia billaudeli (Mayer, 1864) †
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 burchorum DuShane, 1988
Species Opalia burryi Clench & R. D. Turner, 1950
Species Opalia calyx Nakayama, 2012
Species Opalia cerigottana Sturany, 1896 accepted as Punctiscala cerigottana (Sturany, 1896)
Species Opalia chacei Strong, 1937 accepted as Opalia wroblewskyi (Mörch, 1875)
Species Opalia colimana Hertlein & Strong, 1951
Species Opalia consors (Crosse & P. Fischer, 1864) accepted as Gyroscala lamellosa (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Opalia corolla (Melvill & Standen, 1903)
Species Opalia coronata (Philippi & Scacchi, 1840)
Species Opalia corsicana Nordsieck, 1974 accepted as Acirsa subdecussata (Cantraine, 1835)
Species Opalia crassilabrum (Sowerby, 1844)
Species Opalia crenata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Opalia crenatoides Carpenter, 1864
Species Opalia crenulata (Kiener, 1839) accepted as Opalia crenata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Opalia crystallina (Carpenter, 1864)
Species Opalia diadema (G. B. Sowerby, 1832)
Species Opalia dromio Dall, 1927 accepted as Opaliopsis opalina (Dall, 1927)
Species Opalia dushaneae Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia eolis Clench & R. D. Turner, 1950
Species Opalia espirita (Baker, Hanna & Strong, 1930) accepted as Opalia crystallina (Carpenter, 1864)
Species Opalia evicta (de Boury, 1919) accepted as Opalia montereyensis (Dall, 1907)
Species Opalia exopleura (Dall, 1917)
Species Opalia felderi Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia flemingi Beu, 2011 †
Species Opalia (Pliciscala) flemingi Beu, 2011 † represented as Opalia flemingi Beu, 2011 †
Species Opalia fortunata Bouchet & Warén, 1986
Species Opalia fregata (Iredale, 1936) accepted as Cirsotrema fregata (Iredale, 1936)
Species Opalia funiculata (Carpenter, 1857)
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 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 grossicostata (Nyst, 1871) accepted as Opalia hotessieriana (d'Orbigny, 1842)
Species Opalia gruveli (de Boury) (temporary name)
Species Opalia hellenica (Forbes, 1844) accepted as Opalia coronata (Philippi & Scacchi, 1840)
Species Opalia hidryma (Melvill, 1899)
Species Opalia hotessieriana (d'Orbigny, 1842)
Species Opalia humerosa (Schepman, 1909) accepted as Cylindriscala humerosa (Schepman, 1909)
Species Opalia infrequens (C. B. Adams, 1852)
Species Opalia insculpta Carpenter, 1865 accepted as Opalia crenatoides Carpenter, 1864
Species Opalia japonica (Okutani, 1964) accepted as Papuliscala japonica (Okutani, 1964)
Species Opalia komitica (Laws, 1944) †
Species Opalia (Nodiscala) komitica (Laws, 1944) † represented as Opalia komitica (Laws, 1944) †
Species Opalia koskinum (Hedley, 1909)
Species Opalia leeana (A. E. Verrill, 1882)
Species Opalia levis Nakayama, 2010
Species Opalia linteata (Schwengel, 1943) accepted as Opalia pumilio (Mörch, 1875)
Species Opalia longissima Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia mackayi Maxwell, 1992 †
Species Opalia (Opalia) mackayi Maxwell, 1992 † represented as Opalia mackayi Maxwell, 1992 †
Species Opalia magellanica (Philippi, 1845) accepted as Epitonium magellanicum (Philippi, 1845) accepted as Cirsotrema magellanicum (Philippi, 1845)
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 mazatlanica Dall, 1908 accepted as Opalia infrequens (C. B. Adams, 1852)
Species Opalia megalodon Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia methoria Kilburn, 1985
Species Opalia mexicana Dall, 1908
Species Opalia minervae (Thiele, 1925)
Species Opalia monovaricosa (Kuroda & Habe, 1961)
Species Opalia montereyensis (Dall, 1907)
Species Opalia morchiana (Dall, 1889)
Species Opalia mormulaeformis (Masahito, Kuroda & Habe, 1971)
Species Opalia (Pliciscala) mormulaeformis (Masahito, Kuroda & Habe, 1971) represented as Opalia mormulaeformis (Masahito, Kuroda & Habe, 1971)
Species Opalia neocaledonica Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia nicolayi Nordsieck, 1974 accepted as Opalia abbotti Clench & R. D. Turner, 1952
Species Opalia nodosocarinata (Dall, 1889) accepted as Opalia pumilio (Mörch, 1875)
Species Opalia (Nodiscala) nympha (Hutton, 1885) † represented as Opalia nympha (Hutton, 1885) †
Species Opalia nympha (Hutton, 1885) †
Species Opalia pacoi Engl, 2002
Species Opalia paucisculpta Bozzetti, 2007
Species Opalia paulula DuShane, 1974
Species Opalia plicosa (Philippi, 1844) † accepted as Punctiscala plicosa (Philippi, 1844) †
Species Opalia pluricostata Dall, 1917 accepted as Opalia montereyensis (Dall, 1907)
Species Opalia pseudoescalaris (Melvill & Standen, 1901)
Species Opalia pumilio (Mörch, 1875)
Species Opalia punctata (Thiele, 1925)
Species Opalia pupipunctata (de Boury, 1911)
Species Opalia retiporosa Carpenter, 1866 accepted as Opalia spongiosa Carpenter, 1864
Species Opalia revizee S. Lima & Christoffersen, 2014
Species Opalia revizee S. Lima, Christoffersen, Barros & Folly, 2012 accepted as Opalia revizee S. Lima & Christoffersen, 2014 (unavailable name)
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 (Opalia) tenuispiralis (P. Marshall, 1919) † represented as Opalia tenuispiralis (P. Marshall, 1919) †
Species Opalia tenuispiralis (P. Marshall, 1919) †
Species Opalia terebralioides Kilburn, 1975 accepted as Claviscala terebralioides (Kilburn, 1975)
Species Opalia (Claviscala) terebralioides Kilburn, 1975 accepted as Claviscala terebralioides (Kilburn, 1975)
Species Opalia texta (E. A. Smith, 1903)
Species Opalia thorsenae Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia tortilis (Watson, 1883) accepted as Cylindriscala tortilis (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 turnerae Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia valida (Verco, 1906) accepted as Cirsotrema validum (Verco, 1906)
Species Opalia velumnuptialis Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia waikakahiensis (Maxwell, 1992) †
Species Opalia (Pliciscala) waikakahiensis (Maxwell, 1992) † represented as Opalia waikakahiensis (Maxwell, 1992) †
Species Opalia wareni Garcia, 2004
Species Opalia wroblewskyi (Mörch, 1875)
Species Opalia zelandica (Finlay, 1930)
marine
MolluscaBase (2018). 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 2018-02-20
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-03-30 11:31:32Z
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2011-01-22 15:02:02Z
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2014-04-12 18:42:38Z
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original description  (ofScala (Pyramiscala) de Boury, 1909 †) Boury E. (de) (1909). Catalogue des sous-genres de Scalidae. Journal de Conchyliologie, 57: 255-258, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27393416
page(s): 255 [details]   

original description  (ofNodiscala de Boury, 1890) Boury E. (de) (1890). Révision des Scalidae miocènes et pliocènes de l'Italie. Bullettino della Società Malacologica Italiana 14: 161-326 [details]   

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Patrimoines Naturels. 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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

subsequent type designation Boury E. de (1886) Monographie des Scalidae vivants et fossiles. Partie I: Sous genre Crisposcala. 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 

additional source  (ofDentiscala de Boury, 1886) Brown L.G. & Neville B.D. (2015). Catalog of the recent taxa of the families Epitoniidae and Nystiellidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda) with a bibliography of the descriptive and systematic literature. Zootaxa. 3907(1): 1-188., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3907.1.1 [details]   

new combination reference  (ofOpalia (Nodiscala) de Boury, 1890) Beu, A.G. 2011 Marine Molluscs of oxygen isotope stages of the last 2 million years in New Zealand. Part 4. Gastropoda (Ptenoglossa, Neogastropoda, Heterobranchia). Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 41, 1–153. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofOpalia (Pliciscala) de Boury, 1887) Beu, A.G. 2011 Marine Molluscs of oxygen isotope stages of the last 2 million years in New Zealand. Part 4. Gastropoda (Ptenoglossa, Neogastropoda, Heterobranchia). Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 41, 1–153. [details]   
From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]