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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochus virgatus Gmelin, 1791 
AphiaID: 216346

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 editorVetigastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTectus virgatus (Gmelin, 1791)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochus Linnaeus, 1758
Sources 
status source Herbert G.G. (1993). Revision of the Trochinae, tribe Trochini (Gastropoda: Trochidae) of southern Africa. Annals of the natal Museum 34(2):239-308. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (66 publications) 
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 Similar to T. maculatus, but height greater than width, up to 7 cm, spiral ribs more flattened near base and aperture lacking pronounced nodules. Habitat: rocky eulittoral and shallow reef areas. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Subgenus Cardinalia Dautzenberg, 1923 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216346
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2002-07-21 12:48:32Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-12-07 10:04:53Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2011-05-23 09:19:16Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2013-09-15 12:35:07Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Trochus virgatus Gmelin, 1791. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216346 on 2014-07-24
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