WoRMS taxon details

Engina natalensis Melvill, 1895

490962  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:490962)

accepted
Species
marine
Melvill, J. C. (1895). Descriptions of four new species of Engina and a new species of Defrancia. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London. 1(226): 14. [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Engina natalensis Melvill, 1895. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=490962 on 2018-08-15
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original description Melvill, J. C. (1895). Descriptions of four new species of Engina and a new species of Defrancia. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London. 1(226): 14. [details]   

basis of record 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): 112 [details]   

additional source Fraussen K. & Van Laethem K. (2013) The genus Engina Gray, 1839 (Gastropoda: Buccinidae) from Oman with description of a new species. Gloria Maris 52(3-4): 79-85. [8 April 2013] (look up in IMIS[details]   

identification resource Kilburn R.N., Marais J.P. & Fraussen K. (2010) Buccinidae. Pp. 16-52, 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofBuccinum perlatum Küster, 1858) Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 95 [details]   

basis of record  (ofEngina perlata (Küster, 1858)) Barnard, K.H. 1974. Contributions to the knowledge of South African Marine Mollusca. Part VII. Revised fauna list. Annals of the South African Museum, 47(5): 663-781., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40855068 [details]   
 
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