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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlectrion (Phrontis) alcimus Melvill, 1918 
AphiaID: 561253

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 editorNassariidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassariinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlectrion (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlectrion (Phrontis) (Subgenus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonymy questionable)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassarius delicatus (A. Adams, 1852)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlectrion (Phrontis) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassarius (Phrontis) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassarius Duméril, 1805
Sources  original description Melvill J. C. 1918. - Descriptions of thirty-four species of marine Mollusca from the Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman and Arabian Sea, collected by Mr. F. W. Townsend. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (9) 1: 137-158, pls. 4-5.
page(s): 139, pl. 4 fig. 2 [details]

source of synonymy Cernohorsky W. O. (1984). Systematics of the family Nassariidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda). Bulletin of the Auckland Institute and Museum 14: 1-356. [details]

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Environment marine
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:561253
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Date   action   by
2011-02-22 08:03:31Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2013-09-16 08:50:10Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Alectrion (Phrontis) alcimus Melvill, 1918. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=561253 on 2014-07-11
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