WoRMS taxon details

Arctomelon Dall, 1915

382314  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:382314)

accepted
Genus
Voluta stearnsii Dall, 1872 accepted as Arctomelon stearnsii (Dall, 1872) (type by original designation)
Boreomelon Dall, 1918 (objective synonym of Arctomelon)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
neuter
(of Fulgoraria (Arctomelon) Dall, 1915) Dall W.H. (1915). A monograph of the molluscan fauna of the <em>Orthaulax pugnax</em> Zone of the Oligocene of Tampa, Florida. <em>Bulletin of the United States National Museum.</em> 90: 1-173, 26 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7827114
page(s): 57 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Arctomelon Dall, 1915. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382314 on 2020-09-30
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2009-02-04 10:57:56Z
created
2012-07-28 12:32:38Z
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2018-11-16 18:10:14Z
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2020-09-05 05:36:04Z
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original description  (of Fulgoraria (Arctomelon) Dall, 1915) Dall W.H. (1915). A monograph of the molluscan fauna of the <em>Orthaulax pugnax</em> Zone of the Oligocene of Tampa, Florida. <em>Bulletin of the United States National Museum.</em> 90: 1-173, 26 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7827114
page(s): 57 [details]   

basis of record Clark R.N. (2018). The genus <i>Arctomelon</i> Dall, 1915 in Alaskan waters, with the description of a new species. <em>The Festivus.</em> 50(4): 256-263. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Shells are dull and ovate-fusiform with a blunt spire. [details]