WoRMS name details

Lunatia alderi (Forbes, 1838)

152324  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152324)

 unaccepted (synonym)
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Taxonomy There is still doubt about the validity of Lunatia alderi. Though Fretter & Graham (1981) are followed in the use of the...  
Taxonomy There is still doubt about the validity of Lunatia alderi. Though Fretter & Graham (1981) are followed in the use of the name Lunatia alderi (Forbes, 1838). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Lunatia alderi (Forbes, 1838). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=152324 on 2018-06-22
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2005-04-11 07:40:04Z
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2013-03-04 09:12:12Z
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basis of record Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van BelgiĆ« [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Identification Lunatia alderi can be confused with the fossil Lunatia hemiclausa. The latter also occurs at the Belgian coast. [details]

Taxonomy There is still doubt about the validity of Lunatia alderi. Though Fretter & Graham (1981) are followed in the use of the name Lunatia alderi (Forbes, 1838). [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch glanzende tepelhoorn  [details]