WoRMS taxon details

Raphitoma volutella (Kiener, 1839) †

139380  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:139380)

accepted
Species
marine
fossil only
Not documented
Fossil range Pusateri & Giannuzzi-Savelli (2008) disputed the Recent occurrence of this species, on the grounds that Kiener's figure...  
Fossil range Pusateri & Giannuzzi-Savelli (2008) disputed the Recent occurrence of this species, on the grounds that Kiener's figure matches a fossil species from Sicily (the type locality) and was never found there alive; they also report a manuscript label on a specimen in Monterosato collection reading "fossile di Ficarazzi, non vivente". [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Raphitoma volutella (Kiener, 1839) †. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=139380 on 2018-11-14
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2009-12-02 14:47:43Z
changed
2013-10-24 18:34:12Z
changed

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

additional source Pusateri F. & Giannuzzi-Savelli R., 2008. A new raphitomine neogastropod from the Mediterranean Sea (Conoidea). Iberus 26(2): 119-126. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Fossil range Pusateri & Giannuzzi-Savelli (2008) disputed the Recent occurrence of this species, on the grounds that Kiener's figure matches a fossil species from Sicily (the type locality) and was never found there alive; they also report a manuscript label on a specimen in Monterosato collection reading "fossile di Ficarazzi, non vivente". [details]