WoRMS name details

Cominella tasmanica Tenison Woods, 1876

490934  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:490934)

taxon inquirendum (original combination)
Species
Cominella (Josepha) tasmanica (Tenison Woods, 1876)· accepted, alternate representation
marine
Tenison Woods, J. E. (1876). Descriptions of new Tasmanian shells. <em>Papers and Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of Tasmania.</em> 1875: 134–162., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12289117 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Cominella tasmanica Tenison Woods, 1876. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=490934 on 2020-03-30
Date
action
by
2010-07-19 15:09:49Z
created
2010-07-19 15:09:49Z
checked
2014-10-06 11:51:20Z
changed
2015-05-11 20:30:14Z
changed
2015-12-17 21:28:41Z
changed
2015-12-18 23:32:14Z
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original description Tenison Woods, J. E. (1876). Descriptions of new Tasmanian shells. <em>Papers and Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of Tasmania.</em> 1875: 134–162., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12289117 [details]   

basis of record Fraussen, K. (2010). Buccinidae checklist. Pers. Com.  [details]   

source of synonymy Cotton, B. C. (1956). No. 10: family Buccinidae. <em>Royal Society of South Australia Malacological Section [4 pages].</em>  [details]   

status source Donald K.M, Winter D.J., Ashcroft A.L. & Spencer H.G. (2015). Phylogeography of the whelk genus <i>Cominella</i> (Gastropoda: Buccinidae) suggests long-distance counter-current dispersal of a direct developer. <em>Biological Journal of the Linnean Society of London.</em> 115: 315-332., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/bij.12529 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Editor's comment Type material no longer extant and never illustrated. According to Cotton (1956) it is a synonym of Cominella lineolata. A neotype is required to establish its status. Not to be confused with Josepha tasmanica Tenison Woods, 1879, which is almost certainly not conspecific [details]