WoRMS taxon details

Otina ovata (T. Brown, 1827)

140661  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140661)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofGalericulum ovatum T. Brown, 1827) Brown, T. (1827). Illustrations of the conchology of Great Britain and Ireland. Drawn from nature. <em>W.H. Lizars and D. Lizars, Edinburgh and S. Highley, London.</em> 144 pp., 52 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/127868
page(s): pl. 38, fig. 27-28 [details]   
Distribution Although the species Otina ovata is reported for the Belgian coast by De Mazine (1867), Pelseneer (1881b), Maitland (1897),...  
Distribution Although the species Otina ovata is reported for the Belgian coast by De Mazine (1867), Pelseneer (1881b), Maitland (1897), Vonck (1933); it is unlikely that O. ovata is a native species.

By exception, empty shells are washed ashore. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Otina ovata (T. Brown, 1827). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140661 on 2018-12-18
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2017-06-26 13:24:29Z
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2017-09-26 03:45:50Z
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original description  (ofGalericulum ovatum T. Brown, 1827) Brown, T. (1827). Illustrations of the conchology of Great Britain and Ireland. Drawn from nature. <em>W.H. Lizars and D. Lizars, Edinburgh and S. Highley, London.</em> 144 pp., 52 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/127868
page(s): pl. 38, fig. 27-28 [details]   

original description  (ofHelix otis W. Turton, 1819) Turton, W. (1819) A Conchological Dictionary of the British Islands. J. Booth, London, xxvii + 272 pp., 28 pls., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/29692 [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. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. <em>Commission RĂ©gionale de Biologie RĂ©gion Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Although the species Otina ovata is reported for the Belgian coast by De Mazine (1867), Pelseneer (1881b), Maitland (1897), Vonck (1933); it is unlikely that O. ovata is a native species.

By exception, empty shells are washed ashore. [details]
 

Eben (1884, figuur 42)
 Eben (1884, figuur 42)
[image from synonym]