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
MolluscaBase (2018). Arctomelon Dall, 1915. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382314 on 2018-04-20
Date
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2009-02-04 10:57:56Z
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2012-07-28 12:32:38Z
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basis of record Bail P. & Poppe G.T. 2001. A conchological iconography: a taxonomic introduction of the recent Volutidae. ConchBooks, Hackenheim. 30 pp, 5 pl. (updated October 2008 for WoRMS) [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Shells are dull and ovate-fusiform with a blunt spire. [details]