WoRMS taxon details

Mesalia Gray, 1847

138613  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138613)

accepted
Genus
Turritella mesal Deshayes, 1843 accepted as Mesalia mesal (Deshayes, 1843) (type by original designation)
Species Mesalia brevialis (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Mesalia intermedia (Deshayes, 1824) †
Species Mesalia mesal (Deshayes, 1843)
Species Mesalia opalina (Adams & Reeve in Reeve, 1849)

Species Mesalia caribaea (d'Orbigny, 1842) (taxon inquirendum, Recombined - Unidentifiable)

Subgenus Mesalia (Mesaliopsis) Thiele, 1929 accepted as Mesalia Gray, 1847 (Synonym)
Species Mesalia exilis G. B. Sowerby III, 1913 accepted as Diastoma melanioides (Reeve, 1849) (Synonym)
Species Mesalia flammifera Locard, 1897 accepted as Mesalia opalina (Adams & Reeve in Reeve, 1849) (Synonym)
Species Mesalia freytagi Maltzan, 1884 accepted as Mesalia mesal (Deshayes, 1843) (Synonym)
Species Mesalia lactea (Möller, 1842) accepted as Tachyrhynchus reticulatus (Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842) (Recombination of synonym)
Species Mesalia melanioides Reeve, 1849 accepted as Diastoma melanioides (Reeve, 1849) (original combination)
Species Mesalia melanoides Reeve, 1849 accepted as Diastoma melanioides (Reeve, 1849) (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Species Mesalia ortoni Gabb, 1869 † accepted as Dyris ortoni (Gabb, 1869) † (new combination)
Species Mesalia plicata A. Adams, 1855 accepted as Acirsa subdecussata (Cantraine, 1835)
Species Mesalia pulchella Pallary, 1902 accepted as Bittium submammillatum (de Rayneval & Ponzi, 1854) accepted as Cerithidium submammillatum (De Rayneval & Ponzi, 1854) (Synonym)
Species Mesalia striata Adams, 1851 accepted as Acirsa subdecussata (Cantraine, 1835)
Species Mesalia suturalis Kiener accepted as Eglisia spirata (Sowerby I, 1825) (Recombination of synonym)
Species Mesalia tenuisculpta Carpenter, 1864 accepted as Finella tenuisculpta (Carpenter, 1864) (original combination)
Species Mesalia varia (Kiener, 1843) accepted as Mesalia mesal (Deshayes, 1843) (Recombination of synonym)
marine
 Gray J.E. (1847). A list of the genera of recent mollusca, their synonyma and types. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 15: 129-219., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12862913
page(s): 155 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Mesalia Gray, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138613 on 2018-10-15
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2009-11-11 12:08:55Z
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2009-12-05 09:36:21Z
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2011-03-16 19:15:22Z
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original description  Gray J.E. (1847). A list of the genera of recent mollusca, their synonyma and types. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 15: 129-219., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12862913
page(s): 155 [details]   

original description  (ofMesalia (Mesaliopsis) Thiele, 1929) Thiele, J. (1929-1935). Handbuch der systematischen Weichtierkunde. Jena, Gustav Fischer, 1154 pp. Vol. 1 part 1: 1-376 [between 4 September and 21 October 1929]; Vol. 1 part 2: 377-778 [before 31 October 1931]; Vol. 2 part 3: 779-1022 [before 19 January 1934]; Vol. 2 part 4: i-iv, 1023-1154, i-vi for volume 1 [before 27 March 1935]. Dates from Bieler, R. & Boss, K. J. (1989), Nemouria, 34.
page(s): 181 [details]   

additional source  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. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  Marche-Marchad I. (1981). Notes sur des representants du genre <i>Mesalia</i> Gray, 1847 (Gastropoda, Turritellidae) trouvés dans la Méditerranée. <i>Bollettino Malacologico 17 (3-4)</i>: 41-48 [details]   

additional source  Marche-Marchad I. (1960). Les Turritellidae de l'Afrique Occidentale (Gastropodes Prosobranches marins). <i>Bulletin de l'Institut Français d'Afrique Noire sér A, 22(3)</i>: 855-884, 3 pl.
page(s): 873 [details]   
 
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