WoRMS name details

Morula (Morula) granulata (Duclos, 1832)

208557  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208557)

 unaccepted
Species
marine
Description Habitat: rocky shores
A compact, heavy shell, up to 2 cm, covered in large, rounded, brown-black nodules on white...  
Description Habitat: rocky shores
A compact, heavy shell, up to 2 cm, covered in large, rounded, brown-black nodules on white background; body whorl with six rows of nodules; outer lip toothed. Aperture dark; columella and outer lip white. Habitat: on or under rocks in the eulittoral zone. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Morula (Morula) granulata (Duclos, 1832). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208557 on 2018-05-22
Date
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2006-03-21 08:10:26Z
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2009-07-06 20:11:39Z
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2013-01-26 07:34:39Z
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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 Branch, G.M. et al. (2002). Two Oceans. 5th impression. David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=W_2QB8ftLgcC [details]   

identification resource Houart R., Kilburn R.N. & Marais A.P. (2010) Muricidae. Pp. 176-270, 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Habitat: rocky shores
A compact, heavy shell, up to 2 cm, covered in large, rounded, brown-black nodules on white background; body whorl with six rows of nodules; outer lip toothed. Aperture dark; columella and outer lip white. Habitat: on or under rocks in the eulittoral zone. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English mulberry shell  [details]