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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 208014

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)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna Brünnich, 1771
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinum perdix Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCadium perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) (Recombined)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCadus coturnix Röding, 1798 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCadus meleagris Röding, 1798 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCadus perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) (Recombined)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium (Dolium) perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) (Recombination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium (Dolium) perdix var. rufa (Blainville, 1829) (Recombination of synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium pennatum Schröter in Martini, 1788 (Unavailable under Direction 1 as name register to non-binominal work)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) (Recombined)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium perdix var. rufa Blainville, 1829 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium plumatum Green, 1830 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium rufum Blainville, 1829 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacgillivrayia pelagica Forbes, 1852 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerdix reticulatus Montfort, 1810 (Unnecessary substitute name for Buccinum perdix)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna (Tonna) perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) (Recombination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna perdix f. paucimaculata Bozzetti, 2010 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna perdix var. rufa (Blainville, 1829) (Recombination of synonym)
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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English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorpartridge tun  [details]
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taxa (2)

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Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna perdix f. paucimaculata Bozzetti, 2010 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna perdix var. rufa (Blainville, 1829) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Tanzania
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChinese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHawaii [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [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]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype LSL "378" [details]
Feedingtype  adult: predator [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (24 publications) 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiet 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]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType designation Lectotype designated by Beu, 2005 as the larger of the two specimens preserved in LSL, London. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription 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]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Buccinum perdix pennatum Martini, 1777 treated as non-binominal synonym of Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy 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]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy 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]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Vos (2007:70) treated Dolium perdix ventricosior Menke, 1829 (nomen nudum) as synonym for Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy 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]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758) - Live - Feeding on Holothurian
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Tonna perdix
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208014
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  checked  Vos, Chris
2009-08-04 06:46:45Z  changed  Vos, Chris
2011-07-16 11:26:38Z  changed  Vos, Chris
  
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  Citation: Vos, C. (2014). Tonna perdix (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208014 on 2014-10-20
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