WoRMS taxon details

Opalia velumnuptialis Garcia, 2004

To MNHN Molluscs Type collection (2000-4345)
To MNHN Molluscs Ty...

388736  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:388736)

accepted
Species
marine
García E.F. 2004. New records of Opalia-like mollusks (Gastropoda: Epitoniidae) from the Indo-Pacific, with the description of fourteen new species. Novapex 5(1): 1-18, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/42323212 [details]   
Holotype  MNHN 4345, locality New Caledonian Exclusive...  
Holotype MNHN 4345, locality New Caledonian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Etymology Latin velum (noun, meaning veil) and nuptialis (adjective, pertaining to wedding); referring to the white, lacy appearance...  
Etymology Latin velum (noun, meaning veil) and nuptialis (adjective, pertaining to wedding); referring to the white, lacy appearance of the intritacalx of the species, like a wedding veil. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Opalia velumnuptialis Garcia, 2004. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=388736 on 2018-05-27
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2009-04-03 07:35:23Z
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2016-03-10 21:29:40Z
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original description García E.F. 2004. New records of Opalia-like mollusks (Gastropoda: Epitoniidae) from the Indo-Pacific, with the description of fourteen new species. Novapex 5(1): 1-18, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/42323212 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Paratype MNHN 4344 [details]
Holotype MNHN 4345, locality New Caledonian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
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Etymology Latin velum (noun, meaning veil) and nuptialis (adjective, pertaining to wedding); referring to the white, lacy appearance of the intritacalx of the species, like a wedding veil. [details]
 

To MNHN Molluscs Type collection (2000-4345)
To MNHN Molluscs Ty...
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