WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassarius denticulatus (A. Adams, 1852)

140496  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140496)

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(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassa denticulata A. Adams, 1852) Adams A. (1852-1853 ["1851"]). Catalogue of the species of Nassa, a genus of gasteropodous Mollusca belonging to the family Buccinidae, in the collection of Hugh Cuming, Esq., with the description of some new species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 19: 94-112 [7 December 1852], 113-114 [29 April 1853]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/46212#page/530/mode/1up
page(s): 110 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Stated as unknown in the original description.  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Stated as unknown in the original description. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Eastern Atlantic, from southern Portugal to...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Eastern Atlantic, from southern Portugal to Angola, also in the Cape Verde islands, Canary Islands, Madeira and Lusitanian seamounts. Mediterranean only in the Alboran Sea and along the Algerian coast, moderately common in 50-200 m. Gorringe, Ampère and Seine seamounts, rare in 130-310 m.  [details]
Marshall, B.; Gofas, S.; Bouchet, P. (2016). Nassarius denticulatus (A. Adams, 1852). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140496 on 2017-12-15

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassa denticulata A. Adams, 1852) Adams A. (1852-1853 ["1851"]). Catalogue of the species of Nassa, a genus of gasteropodous Mollusca belonging to the family Buccinidae, in the collection of Hugh Cuming, Esq., with the description of some new species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 19: 94-112 [7 December 1852], 113-114 [29 April 1853]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/46212#page/530/mode/1up
page(s): 110 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassa renovata Monterosato, 1878) Monterosato, T. A. (di). (1878). Enumerazione e sinonimia delle Conchiglie mediterranee. Giornale di scienze naturali ed economiche di Palermo. 13: 61-115., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35333762
page(s): 103 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassa limata var. conferta Martens, 1876) Martens E. von (1876). Ueber einige Conchylien aus Westafrika. Jahrbücher der Deutschen Malakozoologischen Gesellschaft 3: 236-249, pl. 9
page(s): 236, 239-241; pl. 9 fig. 3 [details]   

basis of record Cernohorsky W. O. (1984). Systematics of the family Nassariidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda). Bulletin of the Auckland Institute and Museum 14: 1-356. [details]   

additional source Adam W. & Knudsen J. 1984. Révision des Nassariidae (Mollusca : Gastropoda Prosobranchia) de l’Afrique occidentale. Bulletin de l’Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique 55(9): 1-95, 5 pl. [details]   

additional source Rolán E. & Hernández J.M. (2005) The West African species of the group Nassarius denticulatus (Mollusca, Neogastropoda), with the description of a new species. Journal of Conchology 38(5): 499-511.
page(s): 500 [details]   

status source Galindo, L. A.; Puillandre, N.; Utge, J.; Lozouet, P.; Bouchet, P. (2016). The phylogeny and systematics of the Nassariidae revisited (Gastropoda, Buccinoidea). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 99: 337-353., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2016.03.019 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassa limata var. conferta Martens, 1876) Cernohorsky W. O. (1984). Systematics of the family Nassariidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda). Bulletin of the Auckland Institute and Museum 14: 1-356. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassa denticulata A. Adams, 1852) Cernohorsky W. O. (1984). Systematics of the family Nassariidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda). Bulletin of the Auckland Institute and Museum 14: 1-356. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassa renovata Monterosato, 1878) Cernohorsky W. O. (1984). Systematics of the family Nassariidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda). Bulletin of the Auckland Institute and Museum 14: 1-356. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassa limata var. conferta Martens, 1876) Adam W. & Knudsen J. 1984. Révision des Nassariidae (Mollusca : Gastropoda Prosobranchia) de l’Afrique occidentale. Bulletin de l’Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique 55(9): 1-95, 5 pl. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology Type of larval development: planktotrophic, inferred from multispiral protoconch. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Shell up to 30 mm, with a high conical spire and globose body whorl. Protoconch cyrtoconoid with about 3 whorls. Teleoconch of 7-8 convex whorls, with a sculpture of fine, regular spiral cords, broader than interspaces, and with flexuous axial folds which are rather swollen beneath the suture and make it undulated and channelled. Base of body whorl with a strong groove delimiting the outer part of the siphonal canal. Aperture rounded, the outer lip somewhat thickened externally although not forming a varix, inside with numerous denticles elongated in the spiral direction and alternating stronger and weaker. Parietal and columellar edges forming a callus with a raised edge; a distinct parietal plait present. Colour yellowish with a broad subsutural band of darker blotches; protoconch dark brown ; aperture white. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Eastern Atlantic, from southern Portugal to Angola, also in the Cape Verde islands, Canary Islands, Madeira and Lusitanian seamounts. Mediterranean only in the Alboran Sea and along the Algerian coast, moderately common in 50-200 m. Gorringe, Ampère and Seine seamounts, rare in 130-310 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Stated as unknown in the original description. [details]
 

Feeding Type
scavenger [details]