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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPhos alabastrum Fraussen, 2003 
AphiaID: 388328

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhos (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntillophos alabastrum (Fraussen, 2003)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhos Montfort, 1810
Source  original description Fraussen K. 2003. Three new deep-water species of Phos Montfort, 1810 (Gastropoda: Buccinidae) from the South Pacific. Novapex 4(4): 111-118 (look up in IMIS[details]

Environment marine
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Coral Sea [details]
Specimen  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MNHN 6590, locality Coral Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo MNHN Type collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Derived from the Latin alabastrum (noun, neuter), which is a small, pocket-sized bottle. Small in size and inflated in shape, P. alabastrum resembles a flacon. Moreover, being white in colour, it looks as made from alabaster, the soft marble-like mineral. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
To MNHN Type collection
To MNHN Type collection
[image hosted externally; from synonym]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:388328
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-04-03 07:35:23Z  created  db_admin
2010-09-04 20:39:52Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
2011-10-11 14:11:38Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Phos alabastrum Fraussen, 2003. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=388328 on 2014-09-18
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