WoRMS taxon details

Astele Swainson, 1855

465576  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:465576)

accepted
Genus
Species Astele armillata (Wood, 1828)
Species Astele boileaui Marwick, 1931 †
Species Astele bularra Garrard, 1961
Species Astele ciliaris (Menke, 1843)
Species Astele monile (Reeve, 1863)
Species Astele multigrana (Dunker, 1871)
Species Astele pulcherrima (G. B. Sowerby III, 1914)
Species Astele punctocostata (A. Adams, 1853)
Species Astele rubiginosa (Valenciennes, 1846)
Species Astele scitula (A. Adams, 1855)
Species Astele similaris (Reeve, 1863)
Species Astele speciosa (A. Adams, 1855)
Species Astele stenomphala E. A. Smith, 1898
Species Astele subcarinata Swainson, 1855

Species Astele allanae (Iredale, 1930) accepted as Coralastele allanae Iredale, 1930
Species Astele armillatum [sic] accepted as Astele armillata (Wood, 1828) (incorrect gender ending)
Species Astele bilix Hedley, 1905 accepted as Calliobasis bilix (Hedley, 1905)
Species Astele calliston Verco, 1905 accepted as Callistele calliston (Verco, 1905) (original combination)
Species Astele ciliare [sic] accepted as Astele ciliaris (Menke, 1843) (incorrect gender ending)
Species Astele incertum [sic] accepted as Calliostoma incertum (Reeve, 1863) accepted as Sinutor incertus (Reeve, 1863) (incorrect gender ending)
Species Astele multigranum [sic] accepted as Astele multigrana (Dunker, 1871) (misspelling)
Species Astele nobilis Hirase, 1922 accepted as Calliostoma nobile (Hirase, 1922) accepted as Omphalotukaia nobilis (Hirase, 1922)
Species Astele rubiginosum [sic] accepted as Astele rubiginosa (Valenciennes, 1846) (incorrect gender ending)
Species Astele subcarinatum [sic] accepted as Astele subcarinata Swainson, 1855 (incorrect gender ending)
marine
Nomenclature Astele is sometimes treated as neuter, but Swainson (1855) treated it as feminine when he named it, and "stele"...  
Nomenclature Astele is sometimes treated as neuter, but Swainson (1855) treated it as feminine when he named it, and "stele" (στήλη) is feminine in Greek according to the dictionary at www.perseus.tufts.edu. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Astele Swainson, 1855. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=465576 on 2018-02-24
Date
action
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2010-03-19 12:43:02Z
created
2011-09-22 21:05:21Z
checked
2017-07-21 22:19:03Z
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basis of record  (ofCalliostoma (Eutrochus) A. Adams, 1864) Dall W.H. 1889. Reports on the results of dredging, under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico (1877-78) and in the Caribbean Sea (1879-80), by the U.S. Coast Survey Steamer "Blake", Lieut.-Commander C.D. Sigsbee, U.S.N., and Commander J.R. Bartlett, U.S.N., commanding. XXIX. Report on the Mollusca. Part 2, Gastropoda and Scaphopoda. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College, 18: 1-492, pls. 10-40., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/25505 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Nomenclature Astele is sometimes treated as neuter, but Swainson (1855) treated it as feminine when he named it, and "stele" (στήλη) is feminine in Greek according to the dictionary at www.perseus.tufts.edu. [details]