WoRMS taxon details

Miomelon Dall, 1907

197005  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:197005)

accepted
Genus
Volutilithes philippiana Dall, 1890 accepted as Miomelon philippianum (Dall, 1890) (type by original designation)
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Miomelon Dall, 1907. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=197005 on 2018-11-15
Date
action
by
2006-03-02 13:46:13Z
created
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2009-02-04 10:57:56Z
changed
2012-12-26 00:36:22Z
changed

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basis of record Bail P. & Poppe G.T. 2001. A conchological iconography: a taxonomic introduction of the recent Volutidae. ConchBooks, Hackenheim. 30 pp, 5 pl. (updated October 2008 for WoRMS) [details]   

additional source Dell, R. K. (1990). Antarctic Mollusca with special reference to the fauna of the Ross Sea. Bulletin of the Royal Society of New Zealand, Wellington 27: 1–311 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Small, broadly fusiform. Protoconch very small, smooth. Teleoconch axially and spirally sculptured.
Radula with prong-like central cups. [details]