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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesalia opalina (Adams & Reeve in Reeve, 1849) 
AphiaID: 437238

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 editorCerithioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesalia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesalia Gray, 1847
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesalia (Mesaliopsis) opalina (Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesalia flammifera Locard, 1897 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesalia flammifera var. simplex Locard, 1897 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritella opalina Adams & Reeve in Reeve, 1849 (Original combination)
Sources  basis of record Reeve L.A. (1849) Monograph of the genus Turritella. In: Conchologia Iconica, vol. 5, pl. 1-11 and unpaginated text. L. Reeve & Co., London. [stated dates: pl. 1-8: May, 1849; 9-11: June 1849], available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8967277 [details]

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Environment marine
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Mesalia opalina
Mesalia opalina
Mesalia opalina
Mesalia opalina
To MNHN Type collection
To MNHN Type collection
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To MNHN Type collection
To MNHN Type collection
[image hosted externally; from synonym]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:437238
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-12-05 09:36:21Z  created  Vos, Chris
2014-06-09 11:34:16Z  changed  Vos, Chris
  
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  Citation: Vos, C. (2014). Mesalia opalina (Adams & Reeve in Reeve, 1849). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=437238 on 2014-09-18
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