WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngina natalensis Melvill, 1895

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

accepted
Species
marine
Melvill, J.C. (1895b) Descriptions of four new species of Engina and a new species of Defrancia. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London, 1, 226–228, pl. 14. [details]   
Rosenberg, G.; Fraussen, K. (2012). Engina natalensis Melvill, 1895. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=490962 on 2017-12-16

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2010-07-19 15:09:49Z
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original description Melvill, J.C. (1895b) Descriptions of four new species of Engina and a new species of Defrancia. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London, 1, 226–228, pl. 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinum 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngina 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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