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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebralia palustris (Linnaeus, 1767) 
AphiaID: 216725

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 editorPotamididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebralia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebralia Swainson, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithidea tenkatei Schepman, 1893
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPotamides palustris (Linnaeus, 1767)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochus trisulcatus Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormangrove whelk  [details]
Environment marine, brackish
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Mozambique [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Coast of South Africa [details]
From other sources
Australia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Australia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunzi Island [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMida Creek [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMsambweni Reef [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMtwapa [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTudor Creek [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]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMikindani Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (24 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (12 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Note 
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]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216725
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2001-11-30 17:20:53Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-02-11 14:51:37Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2011-12-15 00:30:32Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Terebralia palustris (Linnaeus, 1767). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216725 on 2014-10-31
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