WoRMS taxon details

Comus platyaulax (Tomlin, 1924)

507528  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:507528)

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MolluscaBase (2018). Comus platyaulax (Tomlin, 1924). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=507528 on 2018-05-26
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original description  (ofVenus latilirata G. B. Sowerby III, 1897) Sowerby III G.B. (1897). Appendix to marine shells of South Africa : a catalogue of all the known species with references to figures in various works, descriptions of new species, and figures of such as are new, little known, or hitherto unfigured. London: G.B. Sowerby, 42 pp., 8 pls. , available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.13312 [details]   

basis of record Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 192 [details]   

basis of record  (ofTransennella platyaulax (Tomlin, 1924)) Spry, J.F. (1964). The sea shells of Dar es Salaam: Part 2: Pelecypoda (Bivalves). Tanganyika Notes and Records. 63., available online at http://e-library.costech.or.tz/collect/tanzania/index/assoc/HASHb932.dir/doc.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofVenus latilirata G. B. Sowerby III, 1897) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofTivela platyaulax (Tomlin, 1924)) 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): 240 [details]   
 
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