WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithium caeruleum G. B. Sowerby II, 1855

216702  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216702)

accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Habitat: rocky shores
Shell up to 4 cm, with...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Habitat: rocky shores
Shell up to 4 cm, with a single row of nodules and two or more rows of tiny beads on whorls. Occasionally with tooth on columella near a reduced anal canal. Colour dirty greyish-white, with white aperture. Habitat: on rocks in the mid-eulittoral zone and deeper. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997); tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958). [details]
Bouchet, P. (2017). Cerithium caeruleum G. B. Sowerby II, 1855. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216702 on 2017-12-17

Date
action
by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2002-07-21 12:48:32Z
changed
2010-04-30 06:01:06Z
changed
2016-04-18 11:13:33Z
checked

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basis of record Houbrick R.S. (1992). Monograph of the genus Cerithium Bruguière in the Indo-Pacific (Cerithiidae: Prosobranchia). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 510: 1-211., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/smithsoniancontributions/Zoology/pdf_hi/SCTZ-0510.pdf [details]   

additional source 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]   

basis of record  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCerithium caerulescens Sowerby) Dautzenberg, Ph. (1923). Liste préliminaire des mollusques marins de Madagascar et description de deux espèces nouvelles. J. conchyliol. 68: 21-74 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorClypeomorus caeruleum (G. B. Sowerby II, 1855)) OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database. , available online at http://clade.ansp.org/obis/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVertagus schroteri Mörch, 1852) OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database. , available online at http://clade.ansp.org/obis/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCerithium caeruleum var. minima H. Fischer & Vignal, 1901) OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database. , available online at http://clade.ansp.org/obis/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCerithium tuberculatum Lamarck, 1822) OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database. , available online at http://clade.ansp.org/obis/ [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Chambers, M. R. (1980). Zonation, abundance and biomass of gastropods from two Hong Kong Rocky. In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the first International workshop on the malacofaunal of Hong Kong and Southern China. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. 139-148. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Habitat: rocky shores
Shell up to 4 cm, with a single row of nodules and two or more rows of tiny beads on whorls. Occasionally with tooth on columella near a reduced anal canal. Colour dirty greyish-white, with white aperture. Habitat: on rocks in the mid-eulittoral zone and deeper. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997); tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Family 'Cerithidae' in Kalk (1958). [details]