WoRMS taxon details

Fissidentalium megathyris (Dall, 1890)

344207  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:344207)

accepted
Species
marine
Dall W.H. (1890). Scientific results of explorations by the U. S. Fish Commission Steamer “Albatross”. No. VII. Preliminary report on the collection of Mollusca and Brachiopoda obtained in 1887–'88. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 12(773): 219-362, pls 5-14., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15738824 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Fissidentalium megathyris (Dall, 1890). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=344207 on 2021-02-28
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original description Dall W.H. (1890). Scientific results of explorations by the U. S. Fish Commission Steamer “Albatross”. No. VII. Preliminary report on the collection of Mollusca and Brachiopoda obtained in 1887–'88. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 12(773): 219-362, pls 5-14., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15738824 [details]   

original description  (of Dentalium megathyris var. panamense Dall, 1908) Dall W.H. (1908). Reports on the dredging operations off the west coast of Central America to the Galapagos, to the west coast of Mexico, and in the Gulf of California, in charge of Alexander Agassiz, carried on by the U.S. Fish Commission steamer "Albatross," during 1891, Lieut.-Commander Z.L. Tanner, U.S.N., commanding. XXXVII. Reports on the scientific results of the expedition to the eastern tropical Pacific, in charge of Alexander Agassiz, by the U.S. Fish Commission steamer "Albatross", from October, 1904 to March, 1905, Lieut.-Commander L.M. Garrett, U.S.N., commanding. XIV. The Mollusca and Brachiopoda. <em>Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology.</em> 43(6): 205-487, pls 1-22., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28878051 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Habitat bathyal to abyssal [details]
LanguageName 
English costate tuskshell  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Dentalium megathyris Dall, 1890 Syntype USNM 87558)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Dentalium megathyris Dall, 1890 Syntype USNM 95851)
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