WoRMS taxon details

Nerita albicilla Linnaeus, 1758

216254  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216254)

accepted
Species
Nerita (Theliostyla) albicilla Linnaeus, 1758· accepted, alternate representation
Nerita asinina Humphrey, 1797 (unavailable name: published in a work placed on the Official Index)
Nerita fasciata Krauss, 1848 (unavailable: a junior homonym of Nerita fasciata O.F. Müller, 1774)
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]   
Description Habitat: rocky cliffs, sometimes mangrove trees (Ruwa, 1984).
Up to 4 cm, shell surface smooth or with slight transverse...  
Description Habitat: rocky cliffs, sometimes mangrove trees (Ruwa, 1984).
Up to 4 cm, shell surface smooth or with slight transverse ridges; small pustules and four weak teeth on the columella. Colour variegated black and white, occasionally with three conspicuous bands. White interior, pinkish-grey granular operculum. Habitat: on rocks in the littoral fringe. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997); tropical Indo-Pacific, also in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Nerita albicilla Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216254 on 2018-06-19
Date
action
by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2000-09-14 06:49:43Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2011-12-12 16:39:41Z
checked
2012-07-11 02:08:44Z
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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]   

additional source 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 Branch, G.M. et al. (2002). Two Oceans. 5th impression. David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=W_2QB8ftLgcC [details]   

additional source Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 48 [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] 

basis of record  (ofNerita (Theliostyla) albicilla Linnaeus, 1758) Dekker, H. (2000). The Neritidae from the circumarabian seas. Vita Marina. 47(2): 29-64., available online at http://www.strandvondsten.nl/bibliotheek/vita_marina_magazine/Vita_Marina_41-47/vita_marina_47-02.pdf#7 [details]   

basis of record  (ofNerita (Theliostyla) albicilla Linnaeus, 1758) Eichhorst T.E. (2016). Neritidae of the world. Volume 1. Harxheim: Conchbooks. 695 pp.  [details]   

basis of record  (ofTheliostyla albicilla (Linnaeus, 1758)) Zann, L. P. (1973). Relationships between intertidal zonation and circatidal rhythmicity in littoral gastropods. Marine Biology, 18(3), 243-250. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofNerita imperfecta Röding, 1798) Eichhorst T.E. (2016). Neritidae of the world. Volume 1. Harxheim: Conchbooks. 695 pp.  [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofNerita venusta Dunker, 1844) Eichhorst T.E. (2016). Neritidae of the world. Volume 1. Harxheim: Conchbooks. 695 pp.  [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofNerita fasciata Krauss, 1848) Eichhorst T.E. (2016). Neritidae of the world. Volume 1. Harxheim: Conchbooks. 695 pp.  [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofNerita ustulata G. B. Sowerby II, 1883) Eichhorst T.E. (2016). Neritidae of the world. Volume 1. Harxheim: Conchbooks. 695 pp.  [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofNerita asinina Humphrey, 1797) Eichhorst T.E. (2016). Neritidae of the world. Volume 1. Harxheim: Conchbooks. 695 pp.  [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Blackmore, G. (1998). The importance of feeding ecology in investigating accumulated heavy metal body burdens in Thais clavigera (Kuster) (mollusca: neogastropoda: muricidae) in Hong Kong. PhD thesis. The University of Hong Kong.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Habitat: rocky cliffs, sometimes mangrove trees (Ruwa, 1984).
Up to 4 cm, shell surface smooth or with slight transverse ridges; small pustules and four weak teeth on the columella. Colour variegated black and white, occasionally with three conspicuous bands. White interior, pinkish-grey granular operculum. Habitat: on rocks in the littoral fringe. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997); tropical Indo-Pacific, also in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English blotched nerite  [details]
Japanese アマオブネガイ  [details]