WoRMS taxon details

Architectonica perspectiva (Linnaeus, 1758)

215169  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215169)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofTrochus perspectivus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description Shell up to 5 cm diameter. Colour white to yellowish-brown, lighter at the edges and beneath. Operculum horny and dark...  
Description Shell up to 5 cm diameter. Colour white to yellowish-brown, lighter at the edges and beneath. Operculum horny and dark brown. Habitat: fine sand in lower eulittoral zone. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Architectonica perspectiva (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215169 on 2018-12-09
Date
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2010-10-01 21:22:21Z
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2011-11-06 17:01:40Z
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original description  (ofTrochus perspectivus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Knudsen J. (1992). Preliminary list of common marine prosobranch gastropods (Mollusca) from Hoi Ha Wan. In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the Fourth International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China. The marine flora and fauna of Hong Kong and southern China III. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. 2: pp 919-921.  [details]   

basis of record Bieler R. (1993). Architectonicidae of the Indo-Pacific (Mollusca, Gastropoda). <i>Abhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg</i> (NF) 30: 1-376 [15 December].
page(s): 38 [details]   

additional source Rosenberg, G. 1992. <i>Encyclopedia of Seashells</i>. Dorset: New York. 224 pp.
page(s): 109 [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 Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Shell up to 5 cm diameter. Colour white to yellowish-brown, lighter at the edges and beneath. Operculum horny and dark brown. Habitat: fine sand in lower eulittoral zone. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Spelling spelled A. perspectivum; subgenus Solarium in Vine,1986 . [details]
 

LanguageName 
English sundialEuropean sundial snailclear sundial  [details]
German PerspektivschneckeEuropäische Sonnenuhrschnecke  [details]
Japanese クロスジグルマ  [details]