WoRMS name details

Malea pommum (Linnaeus, 1758)

217024  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217024)

 unaccepted (Incorrect spelling)
Species
marine
Not documented
Description Similar to Tonna with thicker shells, narrower aperture and toothed outer lip, up to 6 cm. Habitat: deep water. ...  
Description Similar to Tonna with thicker shells, narrower aperture and toothed outer lip, up to 6 cm. Habitat: deep water. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Malea pommum (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217024 on 2018-07-19
Date
action
by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2005-06-25 23:41:57Z
changed
2012-08-29 14:17:56Z
changed

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basis of record Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Similar to Tonna with thicker shells, narrower aperture and toothed outer lip, up to 6 cm. Habitat: deep water. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]