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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVoluta aethiopica Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 215320

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 editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVoluta (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelo aethiopica [sic] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelo aethiopicus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVoluta Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

source of synonymy 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
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215320
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2002-01-03 14:31:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-03-25 19:03:33Z  changed  Bail, Patrice
2011-04-27 16:38:26Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Bail, P. (2014). Voluta aethiopica Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215320 on 2014-08-20
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