WoRMS banner
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngina natalensis Melvill, 1895 
AphiaID: 490962

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 editorBuccinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngina (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngina natalensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngina Gray, 1839
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinum perlatum Küster, 1858 (non Conrad, 1833)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngina perlata (Küster, 1858)
Sources  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]

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]

[show all]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOmani Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:490962
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2010-07-19 15:09:49Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2010-07-19 15:09:49Z  checked  Fraussen, Koen
2012-07-13 23:36:34Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Fraussen, K. (2014). Engina natalensis Melvill, 1895. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=490962 on 2014-11-22
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License