WoRMS taxon details

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

215142  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215142)

accepted
Species
marine
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...  
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]
Rosenberg, G. (2012). Cerithidea decollata. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215142 on 2018-01-19

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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2006-03-21 08:10:26Z
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2010-02-11 14:51:37Z
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2011-12-15 00:30:32Z
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2012-07-11 02:08:44Z
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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] [details]   

additional source 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): 38 [details]   

additional source Reid, D.G., Dyal, P., Lozouet, P., Glaubrecht, M. & Williams, S.T. (2008) Mudwhelks and mangroves: the evolutionary history of an ecological association (Gastropoda: Potamididae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 47: 680­-699. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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]
 

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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortruncated mangrove snail  [details]