WoRMS taxon details

Purpura persica (Linnaeus, 1758)

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208648  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208648)

accepted
Species
Buccinum persicum Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Buccinum rudolphi Chemnitz, 1788 (unavailable name published in a non-binominal work placed on the Official Index)
Purpura rudolphi (Chemnitz, 1788) (unavailable name published in a non-binominal work placed on the Official Index)
marine
(of Buccinum persicum Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 738 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description Large, thick shell, up to 10 cm, with large body whorl, very expanded aperture and a short, blunt spire. Surface...  
Description Large, thick shell, up to 10 cm, with large body whorl, very expanded aperture and a short, blunt spire. Surface sculptured with spiralled, widely beaded cords with plain spiral cords between. Columella almost straight. Colour chocolate-brown with white spaces between beads on the beaded cords; aperture and columella white. Habitat: shallow rocky areas. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Purpura persica (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208648 on 2019-10-15
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1997-03-01 15:31:58Z
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2002-01-09 18:51:18Z
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2009-05-30 14:45:21Z
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original description  (of Buccinum persicum Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 738 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Purpura aterrima Lesson, 1842) Lesson R.P. (1842). Mollusques recueillis dans la mer du Sud et l'Océan Atlantique. <em>Revue Zoologique par la Société Cuviérienne.</em> 5: 184-187., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14714713
page(s): 186 [details]   

basis of record 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]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Claremont M., Vermeij G.J., Williams S.T. & Reid D.G. (2013) Global phylogeny and new classification of the Rapaninae (Gastropoda: Muricidae), dominant molluscan predators on tropical rocky seashores. <i>Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution</i> 66: 91–102. [Published online 28 September 2012; Code-compliant paper version published January 2013] [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Large, thick shell, up to 10 cm, with large body whorl, very expanded aperture and a short, blunt spire. Surface sculptured with spiralled, widely beaded cords with plain spiral cords between. Columella almost straight. Colour chocolate-brown with white spaces between beads on the beaded cords; aperture and columella white. Habitat: shallow rocky areas. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Rudolph's purpuraprincely purplePersian purpura  [details]
German Persische Purpurschnecke  [details]
Japanese ホソスジテツボラ  [details]
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