WoRMS taxon details

Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758)

208014  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208014)

accepted
Species
marine
recent + fossil
(ofBuccinum perdix Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 734 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Lectotype  LSL "378"  
Lectotype LSL "378" [details]
Description As T. canaliculata, but shell less inflated, columella much reduced, up to 15 cm. Colour pale to dark brown, mottled with...  
Description As T. canaliculata, but shell less inflated, columella much reduced, up to 15 cm. Colour pale to dark brown, mottled with patches of white. Habitat: buried in offshore sands. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Taxonomy The species currently referred to as Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) was referred to by that name by (a. o.): Hedley (1916:196;...  
Taxonomy The species currently referred to as Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) was referred to by that name by (a. o.): Hedley (1916:196; 1919:335); Winckworth & Tomlin (1933:211); Turner (1948:171); Dodge (1956:165-167); Kira (1959:55); Arakawa (1960:69); Barnard (1963:7); Wilson & Gillett (1971:74); Cernohorsky (1972:112); Hinton (1972:18; 1974:19; 1977:26); Powell (1979:162); Kay (1979:233); Abbott & Dance (1982:118); Kilburn (1986:3); Springsteen & Leobrera (1986:100); Finet (1987:819); Wye (1991:101); Wilson (1993:253); Okutani (2000:281); Severns (2000:80); Zhang & Ma (2004:77); Dharma (2005:192); Thach (2005:92) [details]

Taxonomy The species currently referred to as Tonna dunkeri (Hanley, 1860) was referred to as Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) by D. &...  
Taxonomy The species currently referred to as Tonna dunkeri (Hanley, 1860) was referred to as Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) by D. & E. Steyn (2002:50) [details]

Taxonomy Vos (2007:70) treated Dolium perdix ventricosior Menke, 1829 (nomen nudum) as synonym for Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758)  
Taxonomy Vos (2007:70) treated Dolium perdix ventricosior Menke, 1829 (nomen nudum) as synonym for Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]

Taxonomy The species currently referred to as Tonna pennata (Mörch, 1853) was referred to as Tonna perdix (Linnaeus,1758) through...  
Taxonomy The species currently referred to as Tonna pennata (Mörch, 1853) was referred to as Tonna perdix (Linnaeus,1758) through synonymy of the name Dolium pennatum Mörch, 1853 for that name by Beu (2005:124) [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208014 on 2018-11-16
Date
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2009-08-03 08:51:25Z
checked
2009-08-04 06:46:45Z
changed
2011-07-16 11:26:38Z
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original description  (ofBuccinum perdix Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 734 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofDolium plumatum Green, 1830) Green, J. (1830) The Dolia of the United States <i>Transactions of the Albany Institute</i>, New York, <b>1:</b> pp. 131-133
page(s): 132 [details]   

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]   

additional source Dautzenberg, Ph. (1929). Contribution à l'étude de la faune de Madagascar: Mollusca marina testacea. Faune des colonies françaises, III(fasc. 4). Société d'Editions géographiques, maritimes et coloniales: Paris. 321-636, plates IV-VII pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Vos, C. (2007) A conchological Iconography (No. 13) - The family Tonnidae. 123 pp., 30 numb. plus 41 (1 col.) un-numb. text-figs, 33 maps., 63 col. pls, Conchbooks, Germany [details]   

additional source Spencer, H.G., Marshall, B.A. & Willan, R.C. (2009). Checklist of New Zealand living Mollusca. Pp 196-219. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   

additional source Cernohorsky, W.O. (1972a) Marine Shells of the Pacific. Vol. II. Pacific Publications, Sydney, 411 pp.
page(s): 112 [details]   

additional source Beu, A. G. (2005) Neogene fossil tonnoidean gastropods of Indonesia. Scripta Geologica 130, p. 1-186, pp. 166, figs. 327
page(s): 124 [details]   

additional source Morton, B. (1991) Aspects of Predation by <i>Tonna zonatum</i> (PROSOBRANCHIA: TONNOIDEA) Feeding on Holothurians in Hong Kong. J. Moll. Stud. (1991), 57, 11-19. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

ecology source Vos, C. (2012) Overview of the Tonnidae (MOLLUSCA: GASTROPODA) in Chinese waters. Shell Discoveries 1(1); pp. 12-22; Pls. 1-9
page(s): 14 [details]   

ecology source Vos, C. (2013) Overview of the Tonnidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda) in Chinese waters. Gloria Maris 52(1-2); pp. 22-53; Pls. 1-9
page(s): 33 [details]   

ecology source Vos, C. (2008) Tonnidae. <i>in</i> Poppe G.T. (ed.) Philippine Marine Mollusks, Volume 1: Gastropoda 1: 594-611, pls 242-250. Conchbooks, Hackenheim, Germany.
page(s): 606; 608 [details]   

ecology source Severns, M. (2011). Shells of the Hawaiian Islands - The Sea Shells. <i>Conchbooks, Hackenheim</i>. 564 pp.
page(s): 138 [details]   
 
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Lectotype LSL "378" [details]
From editor or global species database
Diet Morton (1991:12) lists 5 species of holothuria as being a part of the preferred food sources of Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758):
Holothuria atra (fide Kropp, 1982; Kohn, 1983)
Stichopus horrens (fide Kropp, 1982; Guille et al., 1986)
Stichopus chloronatus (fide Kropp, 1982)
Holothuria cinerascens (fide Kropp, 1982)
Holothuria hilla (fide Kropp, 1982) [details]

Type designation Lectotype designated by Beu, 2005 as the larger of the two specimens preserved in LSL, London. [details]

From other sources
Description As T. canaliculata, but shell less inflated, columella much reduced, up to 15 cm. Colour pale to dark brown, mottled with patches of white. Habitat: buried in offshore sands. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Synonymy Buccinum perdix pennatum Martini, 1777 treated as non-binominal synonym of Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]

Taxonomy The species currently referred to as Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) was referred to by that name by (a. o.): Hedley (1916:196; 1919:335); Winckworth & Tomlin (1933:211); Turner (1948:171); Dodge (1956:165-167); Kira (1959:55); Arakawa (1960:69); Barnard (1963:7); Wilson & Gillett (1971:74); Cernohorsky (1972:112); Hinton (1972:18; 1974:19; 1977:26); Powell (1979:162); Kay (1979:233); Abbott & Dance (1982:118); Kilburn (1986:3); Springsteen & Leobrera (1986:100); Finet (1987:819); Wye (1991:101); Wilson (1993:253); Okutani (2000:281); Severns (2000:80); Zhang & Ma (2004:77); Dharma (2005:192); Thach (2005:92) [details]

Taxonomy The species currently referred to as Tonna dunkeri (Hanley, 1860) was referred to as Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) by D. & E. Steyn (2002:50) [details]

Taxonomy Vos (2007:70) treated Dolium perdix ventricosior Menke, 1829 (nomen nudum) as synonym for Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]

Taxonomy The species currently referred to as Tonna pennata (Mörch, 1853) was referred to as Tonna perdix (Linnaeus,1758) through synonymy of the name Dolium pennatum Mörch, 1853 for that name by Beu (2005:124) [details]
 

LanguageName 
English partridge tun  [details]
Japanese ウズラガイ  [details]