WoRMS name details

Macroschisma africana [sic]

215800  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215800)

 unaccepted (incorrect gender ending)
Species
marine
Tomlin J.R. le B. (1932) Reports on the marine Mollusca in the collection of the South African Museum. 6-8. Families Fasciolariidae, Fissurellidae, Buccinidae. <i>Annals of the South African Museum</i> 30: 157-169. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/126995#page/199/mode/1up
page(s): 161 [details]   
Description The shell is long and narrow, moderately raised, with prominent oval opening from the centre to the anterior edge, up to...  
Description The shell is long and narrow, moderately raised, with prominent oval opening from the centre to the anterior edge, up to 4cm long. Colour mottled pink. Habitat: shallow rock and coral areas. (Richmond, 1997) [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Macroschisma africana [sic]. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215800 on 2018-11-14
Date
action
by
1997-03-01 15:31:58Z
created
2000-09-27 14:22:51Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2011-12-16 07:59:03Z
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2012-03-05 17:34:33Z
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2012-06-08 01:03:21Z
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2013-06-14 13:32:19Z
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original description Tomlin J.R. le B. (1932) Reports on the marine Mollusca in the collection of the South African Museum. 6-8. Families Fasciolariidae, Fissurellidae, Buccinidae. <i>Annals of the South African Museum</i> 30: 157-169. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/126995#page/199/mode/1up
page(s): 161 [details]   

basis of record Drivas, J.; Jay, M. (1987). Coquillages de La Réunion et de l'Île Maurice. Collection Les Beautés de la Nature. Delachaux et Niestlé: Neuchâtel. ISBN 2-603-00654-1. 159 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 36 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description The shell is long and narrow, moderately raised, with prominent oval opening from the centre to the anterior edge, up to 4cm long. Colour mottled pink. Habitat: shallow rock and coral areas. (Richmond, 1997) [details]