WoRMS name details

Acus Gray, 1847

437432  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:437432)

 unaccepted (invalid: junior homonym of Acus Lacépède, 1803 [Pisces]; Oxymeris is a replacement name)
Genus

Subgenus Acus (Abretia) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 accepted as Abretia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 accepted as Oxymeris Dall, 1903
Subgenus Acus (Euryta) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 accepted as Euryta H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 accepted as Mazatlania Dall, 1900 (original rank)
Subgenus Acus (Hastula) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 accepted as Hastula H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 (original rank)
Species Acus albidus (Gray, 1834) accepted as Oxymeris albida (Gray, 1834)
Species Acus antarctica E. A. Smith, 1873 accepted as Euterebra tristis (Deshayes, 1859) accepted as Duplicaria tristis (Deshayes, 1859)
Species Acus areolatus (Link, 1807) accepted as Oxymeris areolata (Link, 1807)
Species Acus assimilis Angas, 1867 accepted as Euterebra tristis (Deshayes, 1859) accepted as Duplicaria tristis (Deshayes, 1859)
Species Acus bicolor Angas, 1867 accepted as Euterebra tristis (Deshayes, 1859) accepted as Duplicaria tristis (Deshayes, 1859)
Species Acus caledonicus (G. B. Sowerby III, 1909) accepted as Oxymeris caledonica (G. B. Sowerby III, 1909)
Species Acus chlorata (Lamarck, 1822) accepted as Acus chloratus (Lamarck, 1822) accepted as Oxymeris chlorata (Lamarck, 1822) (wrong gender agreement of specific epithet)
Species Acus chloratus (Lamarck, 1822) accepted as Oxymeris chlorata (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Acus concavus (Say, 1826) accepted as Terebra concava (Say, 1826) accepted as Neoterebra concava (Say, 1826)
Species Acus crenulatus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Oxymeris crenulata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acus dillwynii (Deshayes, 1859) accepted as Oxymeris dillwynii (Deshayes, 1859)
Species Acus dimidiatus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Oxymeris dimidiata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acus dislocatus (Say, 1822) accepted as Neoterebra dislocata (Say, 1822)
Species Acus eburnea (Hinds, 1844) accepted as Perirhoe eburnea (Hinds, 1844) accepted as Myurella eburnea (Hinds, 1844)
Species Acus fatua (Hinds, 1844) accepted as Oxymeris fatua (Hinds, 1844)
Species Acus felinus (Dillwyn, 1817) accepted as Oxymeris felina (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Acus lineopunctatus Bozzetti, 2008 accepted as Oxymeris lineopunctata (Bozzetti, 2008) (original combination)
Species Acus maculatus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Oxymeris maculata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acus rushii (Dall, 1889) accepted as Terebra rushii Dall, 1889 accepted as Neoterebra rushii (Dall, 1889)
Species Acus senegalensis (Lamarck, 1822) accepted as Oxymeris senegalensis (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Acus strigatus (G. B. Sowerby I, 1825) accepted as Oxymeris strigata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1825)
Species Acus suffusus (Pease, 1869) accepted as Oxymeris suffusa (Pease, 1869)
Species Acus thaanumi (Pilsbry, 1921) accepted as Oxymeris costellifera (Pease, 1869) accepted as Duplicaria costellifera (Pease, 1869)
Species Acus trochlea (Deshayes, 1857) accepted as Oxymeris trochlea (Deshayes, 1857)
Species Acus troendlei (Bratcher, 1981) accepted as Oxymeris felina (Dillwyn, 1817)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
feminine
Gray J.E. (1847). A list of the genera of recent Mollusca, their synonyma and types. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 15: 129-219., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12862913
page(s): 139 [details]   
Nomenclature Despite its termination, Acus should be feminine in gender, according to classical Latin dictionnaries.  
Nomenclature Despite its termination, Acus should be feminine in gender, according to classical Latin dictionnaries. [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Acus Gray, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=437432 on 2020-02-23
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2009-12-07 16:48:36Z
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2010-07-30 10:03:10Z
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2011-03-05 08:43:22Z
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2019-09-14 06:19:49Z
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2020-01-18 12:53:58Z
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original description Gray J.E. (1847). A list of the genera of recent Mollusca, their synonyma and types. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 15: 129-219., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12862913
page(s): 139 [details]   

basis of record Terryn, Y. (2007). Terebridae: A Collectors Guide. <em>Conchbooks & Natural Art.</em> 59pp + plates. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Nomenclature Despite its termination, Acus should be feminine in gender, according to classical Latin dictionnaries. [details]