WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpalia pumilio (Mörch, 1875)

224843  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:224843)

accepted
Species
marine
Gofas, S.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Opalia pumilio (Mörch, 1875). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=224843 on 2017-12-15

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2006-03-17 07:51:58Z
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2012-10-17 15:30:45Z
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2014-04-14 10:10:45Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScala subvaricosa var. pumilio Mörch, 1875) Mörch O.A.L. 1875. Synopsis familiæ Scalidarum Indiarum occidentalium. Oversigt over Vestindiens Scalarier. Videnskabelige meddelelser fra den Naturhistoriske forening i Kjöbenhavn, 1874(17): 250-268., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35853322
page(s): 268 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScala subvaricosa Mörch, 1875) Mörch O.A.L. 1875. Synopsis familiæ Scalidarum Indiarum occidentalium. Oversigt over Vestindiens Scalarier. Videnskabelige meddelelser fra den Naturhistoriske forening i Kjöbenhavn, 1874(17): 250-268., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35853322
page(s): 267-268 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoina mayori Dall, 1927) Dall W. H. (1927). Small shells from dredgings off the southeast coast of the United states by the United States Fisheries Steamer "Albatross", in 1885 and 1886. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 70(18): 1-134, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15670453 [details]   

basis of record Rolán E., 2005. Malacological Fauna From The Cape Verde Archipelago. Part 1, Polyplacophora and Gastropoda. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Rosenberg, G.; Moretzsohn, F.; García, E. F. (2009). Gastropoda (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 579–699 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://biogomx.net/sites/default/files/pdfs/chapters/33-Rosenberg%20et%20al%202009-Gastropoda%20of%20the%20GoMx.pdf [details]   

redescription  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScala subvaricosa Mörch, 1875) Mörch O.A.L. (1875). Synopsis molluscorum marinorum Indiarum occidentalium imprimis insularum danicarum. Malakozoologische Blätter, 22: 142-184., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15919003
page(s): 153 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoina mayori Dall, 1927) Brown, L. G. and B. D. Neville. (2017). A redescription of Rissoina mayori Dall, 1927, a junior subjective synonym of Opalia pumilio (Mörch, 1875) (Gastropoda: Epitoniidae). The Nautilus. 131: 147-149. [details]   
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Rolán (2005) attributed the name to Libassi (1859), but Libassi named Scalaria pumila, which is a synonym of Epitonium celesti, not Scala pumilio[details]
 

Opalia pumilio (Mörch, 1875)
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