WoRMS taxon details

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

428205  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:428205)

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Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus (Quasiconus) melvilli G. B. Sowerby III, 1879· accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus pusio G. B. Sowerby I, 1834 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus pusio Hwass in Bruguière, 1792)
marine, terrestrial
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]   
Bouchet, P. (2011). Conus melvilli G. B. Sowerby III, 1879. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=428205 on 2017-12-13

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2009-10-27 10:23:08Z
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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]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus boschi Clover, 1972) Clover, P. W. 1972. Description of new species of Conus from south east Arabia. Venus 31(3):117-118, 5 figs. [details]   

basis of record Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. Zootaxa. 2189: 1–218., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02189p218f.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus boschi Clover, 1972) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus pusio G. B. Sowerby I, 1834) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus pusio G. B. Sowerby I, 1834) Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. Zootaxa. 2189: 1–218., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02189p218f.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus pusio G. B. Sowerby I, 1834) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasiconus melvilli (G. B. Sowerby III, 1879)) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2009) Systematic classification of Recent and fossil conoidean gastropods. Hackenheim: Conchbooks. 296 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus (Quasiconus) melvilli G. B. Sowerby III, 1879) Puillandre N., Duda T.F., Meyer C., Olivera B.M. & Bouchet P. (2015). One, four or 100 genera? A new classification of the cone snails. Journal of Molluscan Studies. 81: 1-23., available online at https://doi.org/10.1093/mollus/eyu055 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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