WoRMS taxon details

Euthria solifer Fraussen & Hadorn, 2003

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388287  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:388287)

accepted
Species
marine
Fraussen K. & Hadorn R. 2003. Six new Buccinidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda) from New Caledonia. Novapex 4(2-3): 33-50. (look up in IMIS[details]   
Holotype  MNHN 6823, locality New Caledonian Exclusive...  
Holotype MNHN 6823, locality New Caledonian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Etymology Named after the Latin expression solifer (adjective), meaning "bringing sunshine". Being sometimes bright coloured with...  
Etymology Named after the Latin expression solifer (adjective), meaning "bringing sunshine". Being sometimes bright coloured with yellow or orange lines, E. solifer looks like a hot summer afternoon, the sun rays smelted on the shell. A certain contrast between this "sunny" species and the sympatric E. scepta is noticed. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Euthria solifer Fraussen & Hadorn, 2003. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=388287 on 2018-04-22
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2009-04-03 07:35:23Z
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2010-07-19 15:09:49Z
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original description Fraussen K. & Hadorn R. 2003. Six new Buccinidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda) from New Caledonia. Novapex 4(2-3): 33-50. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Bouchet, P.; Fontaine, B. (2009). List of new marine species described between 2002-2006. Census of Marine Life. [details]   

additional source Fraussen, K. (2010). Buccinidae checklist. Pers. Com.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype MNHN 6823, locality New Caledonian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Etymology Named after the Latin expression solifer (adjective), meaning "bringing sunshine". Being sometimes bright coloured with yellow or orange lines, E. solifer looks like a hot summer afternoon, the sun rays smelted on the shell. A certain contrast between this "sunny" species and the sympatric E. scepta is noticed. [details]
 

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