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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistorsio anus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 217011

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 editorTonnoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPersonidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistorsio (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistorsio Röding, 1798
Synonymised
names
  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistorta rotunda Perry, 1811 (synonym)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistorta rugosa Schumacher, 1817 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistortrix anus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex anus Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Sources  basis of record Drivas, J.; Jay, M. (1987). Coquillages de La Réunion et de l'Île Maurice. Collection Les Beautés de la Nature. Delachaux et Niestlé: Neuchâtel. ISBN 2-603-00654-1. 159 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon distorsio  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
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]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (32 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 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217011
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-05-21 06:33:08Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2006-03-20 15:28:41Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-05-12 13:01:53Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2011-12-15 00:30:32Z  checked  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Distorsio anus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217011 on 2014-07-26
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