WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochus virgatus Gmelin, 1791

216346 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216346)
Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Similar to T. maculatus, but height greater...  
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]
Bouchet, P. (2013). Trochus virgatus Gmelin, 1791. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216346 on 2017-11-24

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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2002-07-21 12:48:32Z
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2009-12-07 10:04:53Z
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2011-05-23 09:19:16Z
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2013-09-15 12:35:07Z
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basis of record Dautzenberg, Ph. (1929). Contribution à l'étude de la faune de Madagascar: Mollusca marina testacea. Faune des colonies françaises, III(fasc. 4). Société d'Editions géographiques, maritimes et coloniales: Paris. 321-636, plates IV-VII pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Kilburn, R. N. 1972. Taxonomic notes on South African marine Mollusca (2), with the description of new species and subspecies of Conus, Nassarius, Vexillum and Demoulia. Annals of the Natal Museum 21(2):391-437, 15 figs. [details]   

status source Herbert D.G. (1993). Revision of the Trochinae, tribe Trochini (Gastropoda: Trochidae) of southern Africa. Annals of the Natal Museum. 34(2): 239-308., available online at http://content.ajarchive.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/03040798&CISOPTR=279&REC=17 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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]