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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucella squamosa (Lamarck, 1816) 
AphiaID: 225334

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 editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcenebrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucella (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucella Röding, 1798
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura clathrata Blainville, 1832 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura clathrata Kuster, 1859 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura ovalis Blainville, 1832 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura squamosa Lamarck, 1816 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura squamulosa Gray, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThais sculpturata Turton, 1932 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThais subglobosa Turton, 1932 (synonym)
Sources 
identification resource Houart R., Kilburn R.N. & Marais A.P. (2010) Muricidae. Pp. 176-270, 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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorscaly dogwhelk  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Namibia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNamibia [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Coast of South Africa [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Coast of South Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 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 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:225334
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-03-21 08:10:26Z  created  Wambiji, Nina
2009-06-17 16:05:53Z  changed  Houart, Roland
  
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  Citation: Houart, R. (2014). Nucella squamosa (Lamarck, 1816). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=225334 on 2014-07-29
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