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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoina ambigua (Gould, 1849) 
AphiaID: 216954

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 editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissooidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoina (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoina ambigua (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoina d'Orbigny, 1840
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeripetella queenslandica Laseron, 1956
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoina crebrecostata Thiele, 1930 (junior subjective synonym of R. ambigua (Gould, 1849))
Sources  original description Gould, A. A. (1849). Descriptions of new species of shells, brought home by the U. S. Exploring Expeditions. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History. 3: 118-121.
page(s): 118 [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoina ambigua parryensis Ladd, 1966 †

Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoina ambigua var. perpusilla G. Nevill, 1885 (nomen nudum)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
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Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTurkish part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (origin: alien[details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (31 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark Originally described as Pyramidella a. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Turkish part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]
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Rissoina crebrecostata Thiele, 1930
Rissoina crebrecostata...
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Peripetella queenslandica Laseron, 1956
Peripetella queensland...
[image from synonym]
Rissoina ambigua
Rissoina ambigua
Original description of Rissoina ambigua (Gould, 1849)
Original description o...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216954
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1997-10-08 12:43:35Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2010-09-12 20:37:27Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2015-07-25 17:48:47Z  changed  Faber, Marien
  
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  Citation: Faber, M.; Gofas, S. (2015). Rissoina ambigua. In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216954 on 2015-09-01
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