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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetaxia excelsa Faber & Moolenbeek, 1991 
AphiaID: 419909

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 editor[unassigned] Caenogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriphoroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriphoridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetaxia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetaxia Monterosato, 1884
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithium exile C. B. Adams, 1850 (Invalid: junior homonym of Cerithium exile Eichwald, 1829; Metaxia excelsa is a replacement name)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetaxia exilis (C. B. Adams, 1850)
Sources 
redescription Fernandes M.R. & Pimenta A.D. (2011) Taxonomic review of Metaxia (Gastropoda: Triphoridae) from Brazil, with description of a new species. Zoologia 28(6): 819–830. [December 2011], available online at http://www.scielo.br/pdf/zool/v28n6/16.pdf [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAruba [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBonaire [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuraçao [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:419909
Taxonomic
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2009-10-06 12:38:14Z  created  db_admin
2011-12-25 01:45:39Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Metaxia excelsa Faber & Moolenbeek, 1991. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=419909 on 2014-10-24
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