WoRMS taxon details

Hypermastus acutus (A. Adams, 1854)

536292  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:536292)

accepted
Species
Eulima acuta A. Adams, 1854 (original combination)
marine
(ofEulima acuta A. Adams, 1854) Adams A. (1854 ["1851"]) Descriptions of new species of <i>Eulima, Triphoris</i>, etc... from the collection of Hugh Cuming, Esq.. <i>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London</i> 19: 276-279. [Volume for 1851; pp. 273-305 published 14 June 1854], available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12859388 [details]   
Nomenclature "Hypermastus acuta A. Adams is a homonym of H. acuta Sowerby, but the species of Eulimidae are poorly known presently and...  
Nomenclature "Hypermastus acuta A. Adams is a homonym of H. acuta Sowerby, but the species of Eulimidae are poorly known presently and there may very well exist another name for A. Adams' species. We have therefore preferred not to suggest a replacement name until the problems above are solved." (Warén & Crossland 1991: 91). [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Hypermastus acutus (A. Adams, 1854). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=536292 on 2019-04-23
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2010-10-29 16:58:24Z
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2013-11-06 08:25:51Z
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original description  (ofEulima acuta A. Adams, 1854) Adams A. (1854 ["1851"]) Descriptions of new species of <i>Eulima, Triphoris</i>, etc... from the collection of Hugh Cuming, Esq.. <i>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London</i> 19: 276-279. [Volume for 1851; pp. 273-305 published 14 June 1854], available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12859388 [details]   

basis of record Warén, A.; Crossland, M. R. B. (1991). Revision of Hypermastus Pilsbry, 1899 and Turveria (Gastropoda: Prosobranchia: Eulimidae), two genera parasitic on sand dollars. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 43-1. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Nomenclature "Hypermastus acuta A. Adams is a homonym of H. acuta Sowerby, but the species of Eulimidae are poorly known presently and there may very well exist another name for A. Adams' species. We have therefore preferred not to suggest a replacement name until the problems above are solved." (Warén & Crossland 1991: 91). [details]