WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMitrella psilla (Duclos, 1846)

408445

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:408445

accepted
Species
marine
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution West Africa, from Mauritania to Senegal and...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution West Africa, from Mauritania to Senegal and again in the provinces of Benguela and Namibe, Angola (Rolán, 2005). Introduced in Gulf of Tunis, Mediterranean Sea (Antit et al., in press). [details]
Monsecour, K.; Gofas, S. (2010). Mitrella psilla (Duclos, 1846). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=408445 on 2017-11-18

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2009-07-06 08:27:13Z
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2010-09-01 19:50:42Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorColombella psilla Duclos in Chenu, 1846) Chenu J.C. (1842-1854). Illustrations conchyliologiques, ou description et figures de toutes les coquilles connues, vivantes et fossiles. 85 parts in 4 volumes, Paris. , available online at http://caliban.mpiz-koeln.mpg.de/chenu/conchilia_tafeln_1/
page(s): pl. 15 fig. 5-6 [details]   

basis of record Rolán E. 2005. Columbellidae (Gastropoda, Neogastropoda) of the gulf of Guinea with the description of eight new species. Iberus 23(2): 119-156 [details]   

additional source Antit, M.; Gofas, S.; Azzouna, A. (2009). A gastropod from the tropical Atlantic becomes an established alien in the Mediterranean. Biological Invasions. 12(5): 991-994., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-009-9532-2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Monsecour K. (2010). Checklist of Columbellidae. pers. com. [details]   

additional source Zenetos, A.; Gofas, S.; Verlaque, M.; Cinar, M.; Garcia Raso, J.; Bianchi, C.; Morri, C.; Azzurro, E.; Bilecenoglu, M.; Froglia, C.; Siokou, I.; Violanti, D.; Sfriso, A.; San Martin, G.; Giangrande, A.; Katagan, T.; Ballesteros, E.; Ramos-Espla, A.; Mastrototaro, F.; Ocana, O.; Zingone, A.; Gambi, M.; Streftaris, N. (2010). Alien species in the Mediterranean Sea by 2010. A contribution to the application of European Union’s Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD). Part I. Spatial distribution. Mediterranean Marine Science. 11(2): 381-493., available online at https://doi.org/10.12681/mms.87 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorColumbella japix Duclos, 1848) Monsecour K. (2010). Checklist of Columbellidae. pers. com. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorColumbella psilla Duclos, 1846) Monsecour K. (2010). Checklist of Columbellidae. pers. com. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorColombella psilla Duclos in Chenu, 1846) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Katsanevakis, S.; Bogucarskis, K.; Gatto, F.; Vandekerkhove, J.; Deriu, I.; Cardoso A.S. (2012). Building the European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN): a novel approach for the exploration of distributed alien species data. BioInvasions Records. 1: 235-245., available online at http://easin.jrc.ec.europa.eu [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology Type of larval development: direct (non-planktotrophic, intracapsular) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Shell 4.5-5.4 mm high, fusiform with last whorl mote than half the height. Protoconch a little more than one whorl, teleoconch four whorls. Outer surface smooth except for fine spiral striae on the abapical part of last whorl. Aperture subquadrangular, with 4-5 denticles on the inner side of outer lip and minute tubercles on the columella. Colour pattern very characteristic on protoconch, whitish with median brown spiral line; teleoconch brown with large subsutural white patches, white rounded blotches arranged in a quincuncial pattern over the shell and a pale median band on the last whorl.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution West Africa, from Mauritania to Senegal and again in the provinces of Benguela and Namibe, Angola (Rolán, 2005). Introduced in Gulf of Tunis, Mediterranean Sea (Antit et al., in press). [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Tunisian part of the Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin (Marine Region) : First report of a mollusc with tropical Atlantic origin being added to the Mediterranean fauna. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Tunisian part of the Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin (Marine Region) : Shipping [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Tunisian part of the Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin (Marine Region) : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms [details]
 

To MNHN Molluscs Type collection (2000-6396)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo MNHN Molluscs Ty...
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To MNHN Molluscs Type collection (2000-6884)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo MNHN Molluscs Ty...
[hosted externally; from synonym]