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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrombus gibberulus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 215374

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 editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStromboidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrombidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrombus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGibberulus gibberulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGibberulus Jousseaume, 1888
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrombus 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]

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Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhumpbacked conch  [details]
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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrombus gibberulus albus Mörch, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGibberulus gibberulus albus (Mörch, 1850)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrombus gibberulus gibberulus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGibberulus gibberulus gibberulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrombus gibberulus var. rhodostomus Martens, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGibberulus gibberulus albus (Mörch, 1850)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [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]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (133 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Habitat: muddy shores (Ruwa, 1984 <109>).
Moderately solid shell, up to 7 cm, with pear-shaped body whorl. Exterior white with spiral bands of brown blotches, interior white or tinted with violet, brown or yellow. Habitat: abundant on clean sand and in sandy patches on reef flats and deeper. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. Regional names: Kis. Nyuwali, Choale, Chuwale mchanga, Chuwali kitchi; Port. Estrombo vulgar; MCr. Ti poul. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215374
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2001-12-09 13:54:23Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-03-11 21:13:21Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2012-07-11 23:27:04Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
2014-04-20 07:27:12Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Strombus gibberulus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215374 on 2014-10-25
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