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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFestilyria africana (Reeve, 1856) 
AphiaID: 582096

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 editorMuricoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyriini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFestilyria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFestilyria Pilsbry & Olsson, 1954
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallipara (Callipara) africana (Reeve, 1856)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyria africana (Reeve, 1856)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVoluta africana Reeve, 1856 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVoluta africana beckeri Turton, 1932
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVoluta africana ponderosa Turton, 1932 (Invalid: junior homonym of Voluta ponderosa Lightfoot, 1786; V. africana rietensis is a replacement name)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVoluta africana rietensis Turton, 1932
Sources  identification resource Aiken R.P. (2010) Volutidae. Pp. 314-333, in: Marais A.P. & Seccombe A.D. (eds), Identification guide to the seashells of South Africa. Volume 1. Groenkloof: Centre for Molluscan Studies. 376 pp. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:582096
Taxonomic
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2011-10-12 18:17:59Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Festilyria africana (Reeve, 1856). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=582096 on 2014-09-18
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