WoRMS taxon details

Rictaxis albus (Sowerby III, 1874)

590709  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:590709)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofTornatella alba G. B. Sowerby III, 1874) Sowerby III G. B. (1874). Descriptions of twelve new species of shells. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. (1873): 718–722, pl. 59., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/90422#page/862/mode/1up
page(s): 720, pl. 59 fig. 6 [details]   
Type locality contained in Cape of Good Hope  
type locality contained in Cape of Good Hope [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Rictaxis albus (Sowerby III, 1874). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=590709 on 2018-04-26
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2011-12-13 20:38:55Z
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2012-02-14 08:32:04Z
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2012-07-04 18:46:28Z
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2012-07-05 14:31:29Z
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original description  (ofTornatella alba G. B. Sowerby III, 1874) Sowerby III G. B. (1874). Descriptions of twelve new species of shells. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. (1873): 718–722, pl. 59., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/90422#page/862/mode/1up
page(s): 720, pl. 59 fig. 6 [details]   

basis of record Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 129 [details]   

additional source  (ofTornatella alba G. B. Sowerby III, 1874) Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. Zootaxa. 2189: 1–218., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02189p218f.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofActeon albus (Sowerby, 1874)) Dautzenberg, Ph. (1923). Liste préliminaire des mollusques marins de Madagascar et description de deux espèces nouvelles. J. conchyliol. 68: 21-74 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofActeon albus (Sowerby, 1874)) Steyn, D.G. & Lussi, M. (1998) Marine Shells of South Africa. An Illustrated Collector’s Guide to Beached Shells. Ekogilde Publishers, Hartebeespoort, South Africa, ii + 264 pp.
page(s): 172 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien