WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrocardium shepstonense (Tomlin, 1931)

381407

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381407

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Tomlin, J. R. le B. (1931). On South African marine Mollusca, with descriptions of new genera and species. Annals of the Natal Museum. 6(3): 415-450, pl. XXXIII. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote South Africa, Kwazulu Natal, Port...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa, Kwazulu Natal, Port Shepstone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1931.7.23.5, one syntype; NMW 1955.158.1172 & 1173, thirty-one syntypes, Melvill-Tomlin collection [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa, Kwazulu Natal, Port Shepstone  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa, Kwazulu Natal, Port Shepstone [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1931.7.23.5, one syntype; NMW...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1931.7.23.5, one syntype; NMW 1955.158.1172 & 1173, thirty-one syntypes, Melvill-Tomlin collection [details]
ter Poorten, J. (2014). Afrocardium shepstonense (Tomlin, 1931). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381407 on 2017-11-21

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2009-01-26 09:04:42Z
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2009-01-30 12:26:24Z
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2010-03-29 08:44:56Z
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2014-06-04 11:21:44Z
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original description Tomlin, J. R. le B. (1931). On South African marine Mollusca, with descriptions of new genera and species. Annals of the Natal Museum. 6(3): 415-450, pl. XXXIII. [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 Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 178 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenocardia shepstonense [sic]) Steyn, D.G. & Lussi, M. (1998) Marine Shells of South Africa. An Illustrated Collector’s Guide to Beached Shells. Ekogilde Publishers, Hartebeespoort, South Africa, ii + 264 pp.
page(s): 222 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLength 10-13 mm [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1931.7.23.5, one syntype; NMW 1955.158.1172 & 1173, thirty-one syntypes, Melvill-Tomlin collection [details]