WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVepricardium burnupi (G. B. Sowerby III, 1897)

381089  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381089)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Sowerby, G.B., III. (1897) Appendix to the Marine Shells of South Africa. A Catalogue of All the Known Species with References to Figures in Various Works, Descriptions of New Species, and Figures of such as are New, Little Known, or Hitherto Unfigured. G, available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.13312 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote South Africa, Kwazulu Natal, Durban, NHMUK...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa, Kwazulu Natal, Durban [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1899.4.14.3166, four syntypes [details]
ter Poorten, J. (2014). Vepricardium burnupi (G. B. Sowerby III, 1897). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381089 on 2018-01-20

Date
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2009-01-22 20:27:55Z
created
2010-03-29 08:44:56Z
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2014-01-06 07:40:30Z
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original description Sowerby, G.B., III. (1897) Appendix to the Marine Shells of South Africa. A Catalogue of All the Known Species with References to Figures in Various Works, Descriptions of New Species, and Figures of such as are New, Little Known, or Hitherto Unfigured. G, available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.13312 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium burnupi G. B. Sowerby III, 1897) Sowerby, G.B., III. (1897) Appendix to the Marine Shells of South Africa. A Catalogue of All the Known Species with References to Figures in Various Works, Descriptions of New Species, and Figures of such as are New, Little Known, or Hitherto Unfigured. G, available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.13312 [details]   

basis of record Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

additional source Poorten, J.J. ter & H. Dekker, 2002. Vepricardium vidali spec. nov. (Bivalvia, Cardiidae), from southern Arabia, Oman and Yemen. Basteria 66 (1-3): 101-105. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium burnupi G. B. Sowerby III, 1897) Spry, J.F. (1964). The sea shells of Dar es Salaam: Part 2: Pelecypoda (Bivalves). Tanganyika Notes and Records. 63., available online at http://e-library.costech.or.tz/collect/tanzania/index/assoc/HASHb932.dir/doc.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium burnupi G. B. Sowerby III, 1897) Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. Zootaxa. 2189: 1–218., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02189p218f.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLength L 30-48 mm (adult) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa, Kwazulu Natal, Durban [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1899.4.14.3166, four syntypes [details]