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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna canaliculata (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 208008

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 editorTonnoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonnidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna canaliculata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna Brünnich, 1771
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla canaliculata Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla canaliculata Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCadium olearium (Linnaeus, 1758) (Recombined synonym - identification following Bruguière (not accepted))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCadus cepa Röding, 1798 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium (Dolium) cepa (Röding, 1798) (Recombination of synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium cepa Martini, 1777 (Unavailable under Direction 1 as published in non-binominal work)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium marmoreum Schröter in Martini, 1788 (Unavailable under Direction 1 as published in non-binominal work)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium olearium (Linnaeus, 1758) (Recombined synonym - identification following Bruguière (not accepted))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna (Tonna) canaliculata (Linnaeus, 1758) (Recombination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna (Tonna) cepa (Röding, 1798) (Recombination of synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna cepa (Röding, 1798) (Recombination of synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna planicostata Dodge, 1956 (Synonym - unnecessary replacement name for Buccinum olearium sensu Bruguière)
Sources  basis of record Drivas, J.; Jay, M. (1987). Coquillages de La Réunion et de l'Île Maurice. Collection Les Beautés de la Nature. Delachaux et Niestlé: Neuchâtel. ISBN 2-603-00654-1. 159 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
China
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChinese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Philippines
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHawaii [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype LSL "339" [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype [from synonym] LSL 2 syntypes both marked "339" [view taxon]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A large, thin, globose shell, up to 12 cm, with short spire and deep suture. Pale brown with lighter and darker streaks and a large, white aperture. Habitat: in sand. Distribution: W Indian Ocean to W Pacific Ocean. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen 2 syntypes LSL larger designated as lectotype by Beu, 2005 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Vredenburg (1919:145) used the combination Dolium (Eudolium) fasciatum (Martini, 1777) for the species currently referred to as Tonna sulcosa (Born, 1778), partially also for a specimen of Tonna canaliculata (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Wood (1825:103) refers to this species as Buccinum galea Linnaeus, 1758.
Bruguière (1789) and Dillwyn (1817:582) refer to this species as Buccinum olearium Linnaeus, 1758. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The species currently referred to as Tonna canaliculata (Linnaeus, 1758) was referred to under that name by (a. o.): Hedley (1919:335); Iredale (1931:215); Winckworth & Tomlin (1933:208); Yen (1942:217); Habe (1961:47); Barnard (1963:7); Habe (1964:76); Wilson & Gillett (1971:74); Hinton (1972:18); Zhang & Ma (2004:76); Dharma (2005:192 & 352); Beu (2005:117 & 184) [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Larger syntype (dorsal)
Larger syntype (dorsal)
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Tonna canaliculata live
Tonna canaliculata live
Live specimen
Live specimen
Tonna canaliculata
Tonna canaliculata
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208008
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-08-03 08:51:25Z  changed  Vos, Chris
2011-07-19 18:35:34Z  changed  Vos, Chris
  
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  Citation: Vos, C. (2011). Tonna canaliculata (Linnaeus, 1758). In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208008 on 2016-05-30
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