WoRMS taxon details

Phenacovolva aurantia (G. B. Sowerby III, 1889)

431227  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:431227)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Ovulum (Birostra) aurantium G. B. Sowerby III, 1889) Sowerby, G. B., III. (1889). Some further notes on marine shells collected at Port Elizabeth, South Africa, with descriptions of some new species. <em>Journal of Conchology.</em> 6(1): 6-15, pl. 1. [9 February]., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31566804
page(s): 11, pl. 1 fig. 15 [details]   
Type locality contained in Port Elizabeth  
type locality contained in Port Elizabeth [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Phenacovolva aurantia (G. B. Sowerby III, 1889). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=431227 on 2020-09-26
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2009-11-19 13:41:54Z
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original description  (of Ovulum (Birostra) aurantium G. B. Sowerby III, 1889) Sowerby, G. B., III. (1889). Some further notes on marine shells collected at Port Elizabeth, South Africa, with descriptions of some new species. <em>Journal of Conchology.</em> 6(1): 6-15, pl. 1. [9 February]., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31566804
page(s): 11, pl. 1 fig. 15 [details]   

basis of record Lorenz F. & Fehse D. (2009) <i>The living Ovulidae. A manual of the families of allied cowries: Ovulidae, Pediculariidae and Eocypraeidae.</i> Hackenheim: Conchbooks. [details]   

additional source Steyn, D.G. & Lussi, M. (1998) Marine Shells of South Africa. An Illustrated Collector's Guide to Beached Shells. Ekogilde Publishers, Hartebeespoort, South Africa, ii + 264 pp.
page(s): 56 [details]   

additional source Liltved W.R. (2000) <i>Cowries and their relatives of southern Africa. A study of the southern African cypraeacean and velutinacean gastropod fauna</i>. Seacomber Publications. 224 pp.
page(s): 141. [details]   

additional source Steyn, D.G & Lussi, M. (2005). Offshore Shells of Southern Africa: A pictorial guide to more than 750 Gastropods. Published by the authors. Pp. i–vi, 1–289.
page(s): 36 [details]   
 
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