WoRMS taxon details

Spirotropis modiolus (de Cristofori & Jan, 1832) †

139662  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:139662)

accepted
Species
marine
fossil only
Not documented
Taxonomy This name has been extensively used for a Recent Mediterranean species which should be called S. sonfusa (Seguenza, 1880),...  
Taxonomy This name has been extensively used for a Recent Mediterranean species which should be called S. sonfusa (Seguenza, 1880), but Janssen (1993) considers this as an extinct species found in early Pliocene strata only.  [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Spirotropis modiolus (de Cristofori & Jan, 1832) †. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=139662 on 2018-11-17
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2010-12-14 17:08:25Z
changed
2010-12-18 21:17:27Z
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2011-05-30 17:04:58Z
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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 Janssen, R. 1993. Taxonomy, evolution and spreading of the turrid genus Spirotropis (Gastropoda: Turridae). Scripta Geologica Special Issue 2:237-261, 2 figs., 5 pls. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Spelling specific name to be considered as a noun in apposition (Janssen, 1993) [details]

Taxonomy This name has been extensively used for a Recent Mediterranean species which should be called S. sonfusa (Seguenza, 1880), but Janssen (1993) considers this as an extinct species found in early Pliocene strata only.  [details]