WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoralliophila violacea (Kiener, 1836)

208125 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208125)
accepted
Species
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCoralliophila (Coralliophila) violacea (Kiener, 1836)· accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoralliophila neritoidea (Gmelin, 1791) (Invalid: basionym is a junior homonym of Murex neritoideus Linnaeus, 1767)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusus neritoideus (Gmelin, 1791) (Name generally attributed to Lamarck, 1816, but in fact a new combination of Murex neritoideus of Gmelin)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex neritoideus Chemnitz, 1788 (Unavailable name: published in non-binominal work)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex neritoideus Gmelin, 1791 (non Linnaeus, 1767)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura violacea Kiener, 1836 (original combination)
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Small, bulbous shell, up to 4 cm, generally...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Small, bulbous shell, up to 4 cm, generally covered with a calcareous deposit. Body whorl with numerous fine, spiral lines. Operculum present. Exterior dirty white, aperture usually violet. Habitat: colonial on coral. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. N.B. at least six similar species of varying shell length. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
Bouchet, P. (2010). Coralliophila violacea (Kiener, 1836). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208125 on 2017-11-24

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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
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2002-02-03 19:18:24Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex neritoideus Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin, J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 10. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5
page(s): 3 559 [details]   

basis of record Oliverio, M. (2008). Coralliophilinae (Neogastropoda: Muricidae) from the southwest Pacific. in: Héros, V. et al. (Ed.) Tropical Deep-Sea Benthos 25. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (1993). 196: 481-585. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 486 [details]   

additional source Kilburn, R.N. (1977) Taxonomic studies on the marine Mollusca of southern Africa and Mozambique. Part 1. Annals of the Natal Museum, 23, 173–214. [details]   

status source Kilburn, R.N. (1977) Taxonomic studies on the marine Mollusca of southern Africa and Mozambique. Part 1. Annals of the Natal Museum, 23, 173–214. [details]   

identification resource Severns, M. (2011). Shells of the Hawaiian Islands - The Sea Shells. Conchbooks, Hackenheim. 564 pp. [details]   

identification resource Kilburn R.N., Marais J.P. & Marais A.P. (2010) Coralliophilinae. Pp. 272-292, in: Marais A.P. & Seccombe A.D. (eds), Identification guide to the seashells of South Africa. Volume 1. Groenkloof: Centre for Molluscan Studies. 376 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoralliophila neritoidea (Gmelin, 1791)) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoralliophila neritoidea (Gmelin, 1791)) Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex neritoideus Chemnitz, 1788) Dautzenberg, Ph. (1923). Liste préliminaire des mollusques marins de Madagascar et description de deux espèces nouvelles. J. conchyliol. 68: 21-74 (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex neritoideus Chemnitz, 1788) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura violacea Kiener, 1836) Kilburn, R.N. (1977) Taxonomic studies on the marine Mollusca of southern Africa and Mozambique. Part 1. Annals of the Natal Museum, 23, 173–214. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusus neritoideus (Gmelin, 1791)) Kilburn, R.N. (1977) Taxonomic studies on the marine Mollusca of southern Africa and Mozambique. Part 1. Annals of the Natal Museum, 23, 173–214. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex neritoideus Gmelin, 1791) Kilburn, R.N. (1977) Taxonomic studies on the marine Mollusca of southern Africa and Mozambique. Part 1. Annals of the Natal Museum, 23, 173–214. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrula neritoidea (Gmelin, 1791)) Kilburn, R.N. (1977) Taxonomic studies on the marine Mollusca of southern Africa and Mozambique. Part 1. Annals of the Natal Museum, 23, 173–214. [details]   

status source  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCoralliophila (Coralliophila) violacea (Kiener, 1836)) Kilburn, R.N. (1977) Taxonomic studies on the marine Mollusca of southern Africa and Mozambique. Part 1. Annals of the Natal Museum, 23, 173–214. [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Tsang, E.P.K., Milicich, M., Winstanley, T. & Ng, W.C. (2004) Study on the suitability of Tai Long Wan Area as Marine Park or Marine Reserve. Final report. Submitted to the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, The Hong Kong SAR Government. [details]   
 
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Small, bulbous shell, up to 4 cm, generally covered with a calcareous deposit. Body whorl with numerous fine, spiral lines. Operculum present. Exterior dirty white, aperture usually violet. Habitat: colonial on coral. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. N.B. at least six similar species of varying shell length. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
 

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