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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus melvilli G. B. Sowerby III, 1879 
AphiaID: 428205

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 editorConoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus melvilli (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasiconus Tucker & Tenorio, 2009
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus boschi Clover, 1972
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus pusio G. B. Sowerby I, 1834 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus pusio Hwass in Bruguière, 1792)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasiconus melvilli (G. B. Sowerby III, 1879) · accepted, alternate representation
Sources  original description Sowerby, G. B., III. 1879. Descriptions of ten new species of shells. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1878:795-798, pl. 48. [details]

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Environment marine, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHispaniola [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLesser Antilles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:428205
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-10-27 10:23:08Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2011-10-01 08:49:20Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Conus melvilli G. B. Sowerby III, 1879. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=428205 on 2014-12-20
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