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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelo aethiopicus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 590808

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 editorAmoriinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelo (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelo Broderip in Sowerby I, 1826
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbium aethiopicum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelo aethiopica [sic] (incorrect gender ending)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVoluta aethiopica Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Sources  additional source (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelo aethiopica [sic]) 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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrowned baler [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Melo aethiopicus
Melo aethiopicus
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:590808
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2011-12-15 12:57:32Z  created  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Melo aethiopicus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=590808 on 2014-10-01
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