WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791)

217077  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217077)

accepted
Species
marine
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Abbott & Dance (1986: 176) treated Gmelin's...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Abbott & Dance (1986: 176) treated Gmelin's name as preoccupied by Linnaeus, but Gmelin named his species as a Buccinum, not a Murex[details]
Rosenberg, G. (2011). Volema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217077 on 2017-12-17

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1998-05-27 16:17:47Z
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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]   

identification resource Marais J.P. & Kilburn R.N. (2010) Melongenidae. Pp. 174-175, in: Marais A.P. & Seccombe A.D. (eds), Identification guide to the seashells of South Africa. Volume 1. Groenkloof: Centre for Molluscan Studies. 376 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex ficus Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin, J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 10. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5
page(s): 3 545 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena pirum Dautzenberg, 1929) 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 editorBuccinum pyrum Gmelin, 1791) 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleodes paradisaica (Röding, 1798)) Spry, J.F. (1961). The sea shells of Dar es Salaam: Gastropods. Tanganyika Notes and Records 56 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolema paradisiaca Röding, 1798) 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]   
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Abbott & Dance (1986: 176) treated Gmelin's name as preoccupied by Linnaeus, but Gmelin named his species as a Buccinum, not a Murex[details]