WoRMS taxon details

Trochus maculatus Linnaeus, 1758

216349  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216349)

accepted
Species
marine
recent + fossil
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description A solid, conical shell, up to 7cm, with almost flat sides, height and width approximately equal. Inner edge of aperture...  
Description A solid, conical shell, up to 7cm, with almost flat sides, height and width approximately equal. Inner edge of aperture with 4-5 blunt nodules. Purple, white and deep pink radial bands; yellowish operculum. Habitat: among coral and rock in the lower eulittoral and sublittoral. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Trochus maculatus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216349 on 2018-11-18
Date
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2001-12-06 17:00:29Z
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2015-01-16 10:00:55Z
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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. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 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]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Marshall, B. A. (1981). Fossil collections from Raoul Island. Appendix 1. Pp 90-91 in Lloyd, E. F. & Nathan, S. Geology and tephrochronology of Raoul Island, Kermadec Group, New Zealand. <em>New Zealand Geological Survey Bulletin 95.</em>  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description A solid, conical shell, up to 7cm, with almost flat sides, height and width approximately equal. Inner edge of aperture with 4-5 blunt nodules. Purple, white and deep pink radial bands; yellowish operculum. Habitat: among coral and rock in the lower eulittoral and sublittoral. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Remark Subgenus Infundibulum Dautzenberg, 1923 [details]
 

LanguageName 
English maculated top shell  [details]
Japanese ニシキウズ  [details]