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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna ampullacea (Philippi, 1845) 
AphiaID: 410224

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 editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonnoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonnidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna Brünnich, 1771
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium (Dolium) ampullaceum Philippi, 1845
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolium ampullaceum Philippi, 1845 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonna (Tonna) ampullacea (Philippi, 1845) (Recombination)
Sources  basis of record Vos, C. (2007) A conchological Iconography (No. 13) - The family Tonnidae. 123 pp., 30 numb. plus 41 (1 col.) un-numb. text-figs, 33 maps., 63 col. pls, Conchbooks, Germany
page(s): 60 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Tonna ampullacea (Philippi, 1845) was referred to as:
- Tonna galea (Linnaeus, 1758) by Cernohorsky (1972:107); Beu (2005:119)
- Tonna olearium (Linnaeus, 1758) by Wye (1991:101)
- Dolium costatum Menke, 1828 by Tryon (1885 5:264, pl. 4, fig. 20)
- Tonna ampullacea (Philippi, 1845) (= correctly) by Hedley (1919:330)

Additional information:
Cernohorsky (1972:107) treated the species name ampullacea as a synonym for Tonna galea (Linnaeus, 1758). The specimen shown on plate 30, fig. 1 to which he attributes that name, is a specimen of Tonna ampullacea (Philippi, 1845).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Winckworth & Tomlin (1933:208) referred to this species as Tonna ampullaceum (Philippi, 1845) (endin -eum rather than -a). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Type material - if available at Santiago (Chile) - to be examined. [details]
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Tonna ampullacea
Tonna ampullacea
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:410224
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Date   action   by
2009-08-03 08:51:25Z  created  Vos, Chris
2009-08-04 06:46:45Z  changed  Vos, Chris
  
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  Citation: Vos, C. (2014). Tonna ampullacea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=410224 on 2014-09-21
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