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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusinus colus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 208605

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 editorFasciolariidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusininae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusinus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusinus colus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusinus Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinum toreuma Martyn, 1784 (non-binominal)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColus longicauda (Lamarck, 1801)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFusinus longicauda (Lamarck, 1801)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusinus toreuma (Deshayes, 1843)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFusus colus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusus longicauda Lamarck, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusus toreuma Deshayes, 1843
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex colus Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Sources  status source Callomon P. & Snyder M.A. (2007). On the genus Fusinus in Japan III: Nine further species, with type selections. Venus 66(1-2): 19-47. [details]

identification resource Marais J.P. & R.N. Kilburn (2010) Fasciolariidae. Pp. 106-137, 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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordistaff spindle  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208605
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
2010-08-24 11:21:16Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2011-07-21 18:17:50Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Fusinus colus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208605 on 2014-12-27
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