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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanaxis sulcatus (Born, 1778) 
AphiaID: 216719

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 editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor[unassigned] Caenogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanaxidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanaxinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanaxis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanaxis Lamarck, 1822
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinum pyramidale Gmelin, 1791
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinum sulcatum Born, 1778 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanaxis brevis Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanaxis buccinoides Deshayes, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanaxis menkeanus Dunker, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanaxis obscura A. Adams, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanaxis undulata Lamarck, 1822
Sources  basis of record Tan S.K. & Low M.E.Y. (2014) Singapore Mollusca: 5. The subfamily Planaxinae (Gastropoda: Caenogastropoda: Cerithioidea: Planaxidae). Nature in Singapore 7: 15-23. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortropical periwinkle  [details]
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMozambique [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [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]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (88 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (14 nucleotides; 8 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Habitat: rocky shores
Shell with moderately short spire, up to 3 cm. Colour purplish-brown with a white pattern. Aperture brown, edged with white dashes. Habitat: upper eulittoral rocks. Distribution: Indo-Pacifi (Richmond, 1997); tropical Indo-Pacific, also in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Spelled P. sulcata in Kalk (1958). [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216719
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-14 06:49:43Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-09-30 11:37:55Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Planaxis sulcatus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216719 on 2014-08-23
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