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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeristernia forskalii leucothea Melvill, 1891 
AphiaID: 448974

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 editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFasciolariidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeristerniinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeristernia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeristernia forskalii (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeristernia forskalii (Tapparone-Canefri, 1875)
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthria eburnea G. B. Sowerby III, 1900
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeristernia leucothea Melvill, 1891 (original combination)
Sources 
identification resource Marais J.P. & R.N. Kilburn (2010) Fasciolariidae. Pp. 106-137, in: Marais A.P. & Seccombe A.D. (eds), Identification guide to the seashells of South Africa. Volume 1. Groenkloof: Centre for Molluscan Studies. 376 pp. [details]

identification resource Kilburn, R. N. 1972. Taxonomic notes on South African marine Mollusca (2), with the description of new species and subspecies of Conus, Nassarius, Vexillum and Demoulia. Annals of the Natal Museum 21(2):391-437, 15 figs. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:448974
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2010-01-26 11:46:32Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2011-07-22 17:20:07Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
2012-07-04 18:46:28Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Bouchet, P. (2014). Peristernia forskalii leucothea Melvill, 1891. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=448974 on 2014-08-29
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