WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaea decussata (Lamarck, 1804) †

523670

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The name Scalaria decussata or Amaea...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The name Scalaria decussata or Amaea decussata, attributed to Lamarck, 1804, has been used for a Recent species from the Indian Ocean. However, the true Amaea decussata (Lamarck, 1804) is a fossil from the Eocene of the Paris Basin. For the Recent species, see Amaea arabica[details]
Bouchet, P. (2011). Amaea decussata. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=523670 on 2017-11-21

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2010-09-17 14:09:53Z
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additional source Brown L.G. & Neville B.D. (2011) Nomenclatural notes on Amaea arabica (Nyst, 1871) comb. nov. and Cirsotrema fimbriolatum (Melvill, 1897) (Gastropoda: Epitoniidae), two similar species from the Indo-Pacific faunal province. Novapex 12(3-4): 81-86. [details]   
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The name Scalaria decussata or Amaea decussata, attributed to Lamarck, 1804, has been used for a Recent species from the Indian Ocean. However, the true Amaea decussata (Lamarck, 1804) is a fossil from the Eocene of the Paris Basin. For the Recent species, see Amaea arabica[details]