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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaea acuminata (Sowerby II, 1844) 
AphiaID: 216098

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 editor[unassigned] Caenogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpitonioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpitoniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaea H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Synonymised
names
  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAclis acuminata H. Adams & A. Adams
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEpitonium acuminatum (G. B. Sowerby II, 1844)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScalaria acuminata G. B. Sowerby II, 1844
Source  basis of record Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Up to 3 cm, with very fine axial ribs. Colour tan. Habitat: eulittoral and deeper. Distribution: W Indian Ocean to G Oman. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSubgenus (Acrilla) [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216098
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-04-27 14:26:43Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-02-24 12:56:22Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2011-03-24 18:08:57Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Amaea acuminata (Sowerby II, 1844). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216098 on 2014-04-20
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