WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeporimetis orbicularis (G. B. Sowerby III, 1889)

605429  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:605429)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina orbicularis G. B. Sowerby III, 1889) Sowerby G.B. III. (1889). Some further notes on marine shells collected at Port Elizabeth, South Africa, with descriptions of some new species. Journal of Conchology. 6(1): 6-15, pl. 1., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/98505#page/20/mode/1up
page(s): 13, pl. 1 fig. 20 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Port Elizaberth (Harbour)  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Port Elizaberth (Harbour) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Sartori, André F.; Rosenberg, G. (2013). Leporimetis orbicularis (G. B. Sowerby III, 1889). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=605429 on 2018-01-17

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina orbicularis G. B. Sowerby III, 1889) Sowerby G.B. III. (1889). Some further notes on marine shells collected at Port Elizabeth, South Africa, with descriptions of some new species. Journal of Conchology. 6(1): 6-15, pl. 1., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/98505#page/20/mode/1up
page(s): 13, pl. 1 fig. 20 [details]   

basis of record Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 188 [details]   

additional source 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): 226 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien