WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis Linnaeus, 1758

215501  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215501)

accepted
Species
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis imperialis Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis queketti E. A. Smith, 1906

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis compactus Wils, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis flavescens Barros e Cunha, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis Linnaeus, 1758 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus flavescens G.B. Sowerby I, 1834)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis nigrescens Barros e Cunha, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis Linnaeus, 1758 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus nigrescens G. B. Sowerby II, 1860)
marine
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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A thick shell, up to 10 cm, with flat but...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A thick shell, up to 10 cm, with flat but nodular spire and and shoulders. Colour cream with many bands of dark brown dots and dashes, and two wider brown bands also bearing dots and dashes. Base brown and aperture white. Habitat: on shallow sand around reefs. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997). [details]
Bouchet, P. (2011). Conus imperialis Linnaeus, 1758. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215501 on 2017-12-17

Date
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2001-12-15 16:49:27Z
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2009-10-27 10:23:08Z
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2011-08-14 10:20:19Z
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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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus douvillei Fenaux, 1942) Fenaux A. (1942) Nouvelles espèces du genre Conus. Bulletin de l'Institut Océanographique, Monaco 814: 1-4, 1 pl. [10 January 1942] [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus dautzenbergi Fenaux, 1942) Fenaux A. (1942) Nouvelles espèces du genre Conus. Bulletin de l'Institut Océanographique, Monaco 814: 1-4, 1 pl. [10 January 1942] [details]   

additional source Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus fuscatus Born, 1778) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus fuscatus Born, 1778) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis compactus Wils, 1970) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis compactus Wils, 1970) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis flavescens Barros e Cunha, 1933) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis flavescens Barros e Cunha, 1933) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis nigrescens Barros e Cunha, 1933) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus imperialis nigrescens Barros e Cunha, 1933) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus dautzenbergi Fenaux, 1942) Fenzan W.J. & Filmer R.M. (2013) Types of the cones described by André Fenaux rediscovered at last. The Cone Collector 23: 33-65. , available online at http://www.conchology.be/?t=42 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus viridulus Lamarck, 1810) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus viridulus Lamarck, 1810) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucullus imperialis Röding, 1798) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucullus imperialis Röding, 1798) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucullus coronaducalis Röding, 1798) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucullus coronaducalis Röding, 1798) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucullus regius Röding, 1798) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucullus regius Röding, 1798) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhombiconus imperialis (Linnaeus, 1758)) Severns, M. (2011). Shells of the Hawaiian Islands - The Sea Shells. Conchbooks, Hackenheim. 564 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhombiconus imperialis (Linnaeus, 1758)) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2009) Systematic classification of Recent and fossil conoidean gastropods. Hackenheim: Conchbooks. 296 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus (Stephanoconus) imperialis Linnaeus, 1758) Puillandre N., Duda T.F., Meyer C., Olivera B.M. & Bouchet P. (2015). One, four or 100 genera? A new classification of the cone snails. Journal of Molluscan Studies. 81: 1-23., available online at https://doi.org/10.1093/mollus/eyu055 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus douvillei Fenaux, 1942) Fenzan W.J. & Filmer R.M. (2013) Types of the cones described by André Fenaux rediscovered at last. The Cone Collector 23: 33-65. , available online at http://www.conchology.be/?t=42 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A thick shell, up to 10 cm, with flat but nodular spire and and shoulders. Colour cream with many bands of dark brown dots and dashes, and two wider brown bands also bearing dots and dashes. Base brown and aperture white. Habitat: on shallow sand around reefs. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997). [details]
 

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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorimperial cone  [details]