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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusafissurella McLean & Kilburn, 1986 
AphiaID: 536032

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 editorVetigastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFissurelloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFissurellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFissurellinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFissurella salebrosa Reeve, 1850 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFissurellinae Fleming, 1822
Source  original description McLean J.H. & Kilburn R.N. 1986. Propodial elaboration in Southern African and Indian Ocean Fissurellidae (Mollusca: Prosobranchia) with descriptions of two new genera and one new species. Contributions in Science, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, 379: 1-12. , available online at http://www.nhm.org/site/sites/default/files/pdf/contrib_science/CS379.pdf [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusafissurella chemnitzii (Sowerby, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusafissurella dubia (Reeve, 1849)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusafissurella melvilli (G. B. Sowerby III, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusafissurella salebrosa (Reeve, 1850)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusafissurella gallagheri Smythe, 1988 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusafissurella melvilli (G. B. Sowerby III, 1882)
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:536032
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Date   action   by
2010-10-27 19:50:11Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2011-11-05 09:28:42Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2012-09-23 17:29:38Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Medusafissurella McLean & Kilburn, 1986. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=536032 on 2014-09-19
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