WoRMS taxon details

Turritella capensis Krauss, 1848

446541  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:446541)

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Species
marine
Krauss, F. (1848) Die Südafrikanischen Mollusken. Ein Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Mollusken des Kap- und Natallandes und zur Geographischen Verbreitung derselben mit Beschreibung und Abbildung der neuen Arten. Ebner and Seubert, Stuttgart, 140 pp., 6 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13936#/summary
page(s): 106, pl. 6 fig. 8 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Turritella capensis Krauss, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=446541 on 2018-05-21
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original description Krauss, F. (1848) Die Südafrikanischen Mollusken. Ein Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Mollusken des Kap- und Natallandes und zur Geographischen Verbreitung derselben mit Beschreibung und Abbildung der neuen Arten. Ebner and Seubert, Stuttgart, 140 pp., 6 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13936#/summary
page(s): 106, pl. 6 fig. 8 [details]   

original description  (ofTurritella knysnaensis Krauss, 1848) Krauss, F. (1848) Die Südafrikanischen Mollusken. Ein Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Mollusken des Kap- und Natallandes und zur Geographischen Verbreitung derselben mit Beschreibung und Abbildung der neuen Arten. Ebner and Seubert, Stuttgart, 140 pp., 6 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13936#/summary
page(s): p. 106-107, pl. 6 fig. 9 [details]   

original description  (ofProtoma pulchra G. B. Sowerby III, 1905) Sowerby, G. B., III. 1905. Descriptions of seven new species of marine Mollusca from the collection of the late Admiral Keppel. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London 6(5):279-282, figs. 5, 6., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15176410
page(s): 281-282 [details]   

original description  (ofTurritella stimpsoni Bartsch, 1915) Bartsch P. (1915). Report on the Turton Collection of South African marine mollusks, with additional notes on other South African shells contained in the United States National Museum. Bulletin. United States National Museum, 91: xii + 305 pp., 54 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32699
page(s): 118 [details]   

basis of record  (ofProtoma (Protomella) capensis (Krauss, 1848)) Branch, G.M. et al. (2002). Two Oceans. 5th impression. David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=W_2QB8ftLgcC [details]   

additional source  (ofProtoma (Protomella) pulchra G. B. Sowerby III, 1905) Marche-Marchad I. (1960). Les Turritellidae de l'Afrique Occidentale (Gastropodes Prosobranches marins). Bulletin de l'Institut Français d'Afrique Noire sér A, 22(3): 855-884, 3 pl.
page(s): p. 872 [details]   

basis of record  (ofProtoma (Protomella) pulchra G. B. Sowerby III, 1905) Thiele, J. (1929-1935). Handbuch der systematischen Weichtierkunde. Jena, Gustav Fischer, 1154 pp. Vol. 1 part 1: 1-376 [between 4 September and 21 October 1929]; Vol. 1 part 2: 377-778 [before 31 October 1931]; Vol. 2 part 3: 779-1022 [before 19 January 1934]; Vol. 2 part 4: i-iv, 1023-1154, i-vi for volume 1 [before 27 March 1935]. Dates from Bieler, R. & Boss, K. J. (1989), Nemouria, 34.
page(s): 1:182 [details]   

basis of record  (ofProtomella capensis (Krauss, 1848)) Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 52 [details]   

basis of record  (ofProtoma capensis (Krauss, 1848)) 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): 34 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofTurritella knysnaensis Krauss, 1848) Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 53 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Syntype [from synonym] USNM 193, locality South African part of the South Atlantic Ocean (Simons Bay) [view taxon]
 

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English waxy screw shell [from synonym]  [details]