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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendropoma corallinaceum (Tomlin, 1939) 
AphiaID: 207903

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 editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermetoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermetidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendropoma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendropoma Mörch, 1861
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermetus corallinaceus Tomlin, 1939 (original combination)
Sources 
status source Golding, R.E., R. Bieler, T.A. Rawlings & T.M. Collins. 2014. Deconstructing Dendropoma: a systematic revision of a world-wide worm-snail group with descriptions of new genera (Caenogastropoda: Vermetidae). Malacologia, 57(1): 1-97. [June 2014]
page(s): 87 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcolonial worm shell  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Diameter up to 3mm, length variable. Similar to Vermetus sp. But much smaller. Flat, brown-red operculum with slightly raised central knob. Tubes irregularly arranged in colonies, often covered with encrusting coralline algae. Habitat: attached to coral rocks on shallow reefs. Distribution: W Indian Ocean to SE Atlantic Ocean. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207903
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-04-27 14:26:43Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-03-21 08:10:26Z  changed  Wambiji, Nina
2010-08-06 16:03:04Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2013-06-21 20:51:16Z  changed  Bieler, Rüdiger
  
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  Citation: Bieler, R.; Gofas, S. (2014). Dendropoma corallinaceum (Tomlin, 1939). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207903 on 2014-09-16
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