WoRMS name details

Nodilittorina natalensis (Philippi, 1847)

211293  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:211293)

 unaccepted
Species
marine
Description Habitat: rocky cliffs (Ruwa, 1984 <109>).
Distinctive pyramidal, knobbly shell, up to 1.5 cm. Colour dark greyish-brown....  
Description Habitat: rocky cliffs (Ruwa, 1984 <109>).
Distinctive pyramidal, knobbly shell, up to 1.5 cm. Colour dark greyish-brown. Habitat: supralittoral fringe of rocky shore. Distribution: W Indian Ocean. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Nodilittorina natalensis (Philippi, 1847). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=211293 on 2018-04-21
Date
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2010-01-18 16:02:54Z
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basis of record Steyn, D.G. & Lussi, M. (1998) Marine Shells of South Africa. An Illustrated Collector’s Guide to Beached Shells. Ekogilde Publishers, Hartebeespoort, South Africa, ii + 264 pp.
page(s): 32 [details]   

source of synonymy Reid D.G. (2007) The genus Echinolittorina Habe, 1956 (Gastropoda: Littorinidae) in the Indo-West Pacific Ocean. Zootaxa 1420: 1-161. [8 March 2007]  [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofLittorina natalensis (Philippi, 1847)) Mienis, H.K. (1973). Notes on a small collection of Littorinidae from Somalia. Basteria 37: 57-62. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Habitat: rocky cliffs (Ruwa, 1984 <109>).
Distinctive pyramidal, knobbly shell, up to 1.5 cm. Colour dark greyish-brown. Habitat: supralittoral fringe of rocky shore. Distribution: W Indian Ocean. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English nodular periwinkle  [details]