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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantharus fumosus (Dillwyn, 1817) 
AphiaID: 208034

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 editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantharus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPollia fumosa (Dillwyn, 1817)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantharus Röding, 1798
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
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (18 publications) 
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 Thick shell, up to 4 cm, with tall spire and large body whorl, upper whorls separated by deep sutures, and the entire surface sculptured by numerous transverse grooves and spiral ridges. Columella narrow and outer lip crenulate. Colour variable, often brown with a faint band on body whorl, or entirely yellow or orange. Aperture white. Habitat: under boulders in lower eulittoral. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublication date Year of descrition from Dautzenberg, 1929 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208034
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2002-01-04 11:38:38Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-09-07 21:15:58Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Cantharus fumosus (Dillwyn, 1817). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208034 on 2014-10-25
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