WoRMS taxon details

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

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

accepted
Species
marine
(ofOvulum (Birostra) aurantium G. B. Sowerby III, 1889) Sowerby III, G. B. (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., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/98505#page/20/mode/1up
page(s): 11, pl. 1 fig. 15 [details]   
Type locality contained in Port Elizaberth (Harbour)  
type locality contained in Port Elizaberth (Harbour) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). 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 2018-12-09
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2009-11-19 13:41:54Z
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2012-07-12 23:24:03Z
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2017-09-14 13:37:41Z
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original description  (ofOvulum (Birostra) aurantium G. B. Sowerby III, 1889) Sowerby III, G. B. (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., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/98505#page/20/mode/1up
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]   
 
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