WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebralia palustris (Linnaeus, 1767)

216725  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216725)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Habitat: mangrove forest
Thick, heavy,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Habitat: mangrove forest
Thick, heavy, conical shell with long pointed spire, up to 12cm. Whorls with strong axial ribs crossed by deeply incised spiral grooves. Colour dark brown. Habitat: upper eulittoral mud or in mangrove swamps. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. Regional names: Kis. Suka; Port. Fuso De areia. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
Rosenberg, G. (2011). Terebralia palustris. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216725 on 2017-12-16

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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
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2001-11-30 17:20:53Z
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2010-02-11 14:51:37Z
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2011-12-15 00:30:32Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClava caledonica Jousseaume, 1883) Jousseaume F. (1883). [no title]. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France. 8: xli., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41934#page/527/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record Reid, D.G., Dyal, P., Lozouet, P., Glaubrecht, M. & Williams, S.T. (2008) Mudwhelks and mangroves: the evolutionary history of an ecological association (Gastropoda: Potamididae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 47: 680­-699. [details]   

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

additional source Steyn, D.G. & Lussi, M. (1998) Marine Shells of South Africa. An Illustrated Collector’s Guide to Beached Shells. Ekogilde Publishers, Hartebeespoort, South Africa, ii + 264 pp.
page(s): 38 [details]   

basis of record  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPotamides palustris (Linnaeus, 1767)) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClava caledonica Jousseaume, 1883) Houbrick R.S. (1991). Systematic review and functional morphology of the mangrove snails Terebralia and Telescopium (Potamididae; Prosobranchia). Malacologia. 33(1): 289-338. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithidea tenkatei Schepman, 1893) Reid D.G. (2014) The genus Cerithidea Swainson, 1840 (Gastropoda: Potamididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Zootaxa 3775(1): 1-65. [12 March 2014] [details]   

subsequent type designation  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochus trisulcatus Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775) Yaron I., Schiotte T. & Wium-Andersen G. (1986). A review of molluscan taxa described by P. Forsskål and C. Niebuhr with citation of original descriptions, discussion of type-material available and selection of some lectotypes.. Steenstrupia, Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen 12(10)(1986): 157-200
page(s): 187-188 [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Tai, K.K. (2005) Ecological status and conservation value of soft shore habitats in Hong Kong. MPhil thesis. City University of Hong Kong. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Habitat: mangrove forest
Thick, heavy, conical shell with long pointed spire, up to 12cm. Whorls with strong axial ribs crossed by deeply incised spiral grooves. Colour dark brown. Habitat: upper eulittoral mud or in mangrove swamps. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. Regional names: Kis. Suka; Port. Fuso De areia. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormangrove whelk  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorキバウミニナ  [details]