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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVasum turbinellus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 211103

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 editorMuricoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVasinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVasum (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVasum turbinellus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVasum Röding, 1798
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex turbinellus Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinella cornigera Lamarck, 1822
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinella variolaris Lamarck, 1822
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVasum turbinellum [sic] (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutella nigra Perry, 1811
Source  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]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [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 (15 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (7 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
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 Habitat: rocky shores
Shell with low spire, up to 9 cm. Small and large, blunt spines (often eroded) on shoulders of whorls. Columella with 5-6 folds. Colour white with brown blotches; aperture yellowish-white; outer lip blotched with black. Habitat: lower eulittoral reef areas. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling V. turbinellum in Odhner (1919). [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:211103
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2001-11-08 14:59:13Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-12-14 13:27:18Z  checked  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Vasum turbinellus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=211103 on 2014-12-26
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