WoRMS taxon details

Vepricardium burnupi (G. B. Sowerby III, 1897)

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

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Sowerby III, G. B. (1897). Appendix to 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. London: G.B. Sowerby, 42 pp., 8 pls. , available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.13312 [details]   
Note South Africa, Kwazulu Natal, Durban, NHMUK...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality South Africa, Kwazulu Natal, Durban [details]
Type material NHMUK 1899.4.14.3166, four syntypes [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Vepricardium burnupi (G. B. Sowerby III, 1897). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381089 on 2018-06-18
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2009-01-22 20:27:55Z
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2010-03-29 08:44:56Z
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2014-01-06 07:40:30Z
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original description Sowerby III, G. B. (1897). Appendix to 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. London: G.B. Sowerby, 42 pp., 8 pls. , available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.13312 [details]   

original description  (ofCardium burnupi G. B. Sowerby III, 1897) Sowerby III, G. B. (1897). Appendix to 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. London: G.B. Sowerby, 42 pp., 8 pls. , 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  (ofCardium 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  (ofCardium 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
Length L 30-48 mm (adult) [details]

Type locality South Africa, Kwazulu Natal, Durban [details]

Type material NHMUK 1899.4.14.3166, four syntypes [details]