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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella dufresnii Bowdich, 1822 
AphiaID: 217251

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 editorEulimoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulimidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella dufresnii (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella Bowdich, 1822
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella Bowdich, 1822
Synonymised
names
  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEulima arcuata G. B. Sowerby II, 1865
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEulima inflexa (Blainville, 1825)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella dufresnei [sic] (misspelling)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella inflexa (Blainville, 1825)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella robillardiana Pilsbry, 1917
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhasianella inflexa Blainville, 1825
Sources  original description Bowdich T. E. (1822). Elements of Conchology, including the fossil genera and the animals. Part I. Univalves. 79 pp., 19 pl. Paris. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/45861
page(s): 27, pl. 6 fig. 17 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217251
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-03-10 09:48:29Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2010-11-06 08:16:35Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Melanella dufresnii. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217251 on 2014-12-28
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