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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassarius arcularia plicatus (Röding, 1798) 
AphiaID: 142017

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassariidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassariinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassarius (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassarius arcularia (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassarius arcularia (Linnaeus, 1758)
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinum obvelatum Deshayes, 1830 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinum rumphii Deshayes, 1844
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistorsio plicata Röding, 1798 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassa crispata Marrat, 1877 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassa pulla var. minor E. A. Smith, 1912
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassa sulcifera Adams A., 1852 (synonym)
Sources 
identification resource Marais J.P. & Kilburn R.N. (2010) Nassariidae. Pp. 138-173, in: Marais A.P. & Seccombe A.D. (eds), Identification guide to the seashells of South Africa. Volume 1. Groenkloof: Centre for Molluscan Studies. 376 pp. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshielded dogwhelk  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Israel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIsrael (introduced: alien[details]
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Coast of South Africa [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Israel (Nation) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Habitat: muddy shore
Thick shells, up to 3 cm, with transverse rows of large nodules (most prominent on shoulders of whorsl), the surface of whorls with noticeable fine axial ribs. Columella characteristically wide, glossy and flat. Colour yellowish-grey to chocolate-brown; aperture violet brown with a single white band. Habitat: shallow sands. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling N. arcularia plicatus in Vine 1988 and Richmond, 1997 <282> [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:142017
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2009-01-19 18:36:52Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Nassarius arcularia plicatus (Röding, 1798). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=142017 on 2014-07-31
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