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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStomatella orbiculata A. Adams, 1850 
AphiaID: 215207

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 editorVetigastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomatellinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomatella (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomatella Lamarck, 1816
Source  basis of record 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]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Small, flat, rounded, ear-shaped shell, up to 1 cm long, resembling Haliotis, but without perforations, small operculum. Exterior pinkish or green, aperture pearly. The animal is much larger than the shell. Habitat: lower eulittoral rock. Distribution: W. Indian Ocean. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215207
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2002-07-21 12:48:32Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Stomatella orbiculata. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215207 on 2014-08-02
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