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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithidea decollata (Linnaeus, 1767) 
AphiaID: 215142

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 editor[unassigned] Caenogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithidea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithidea Swainson, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex decollatus Linnaeus, 1767 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamides decollatus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Sources  basis of record Reid D.G. (2014) The genus Cerithidea Swainson, 1840 (Gastropoda: Potamididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Zootaxa 3775(1): 1-65. [12 March 2014], available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3775.1.1 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortruncated mangrove snail  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Coast of South Africa [details]
From other sources
Australia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAustralia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMida Creek [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTudor Creek [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [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 editorMikindani Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (6 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (30 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (178 nucleotides; 174 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Habitat: Mangrove Forests.
Thick, strong, elongate shells up to 3 cm, with five whorls and about 20 axial ribs. Colour grey brown. Habitat: on the trunks of mangrove trees. Distribution: W Indian Ocean. Regional names: Kis. Nyambua. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215142
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
2006-03-21 08:10:26Z  changed  Wambiji, Nina
2010-02-11 14:51:37Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2011-12-15 00:30:32Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
2012-07-11 02:08:44Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Cerithidea decollata (Linnaeus, 1767). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215142 on 2014-04-20
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