WoRMS taxon details

Moerella distorta (Poli, 1791)

724452  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:724452)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofTellina distorta Poli, 1791) Poli, J. X. (1791). Testacea vtrivsqve Siciliae eorvmqve historia et anatome tabvlis aeneis illvstrata. <em>Ex Regio Typographeio, Parmae.</em> 5: 1-303, plates 1-18., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/150833#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 39; pl. 15 fig. 11 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Moerella distorta (Poli, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=724452 on 2018-10-24
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2013-04-05 17:40:15Z
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2014-01-17 21:57:49Z
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2016-02-07 19:41:47Z
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2018-01-24 10:17:05Z
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original description  (ofTellina distorta Poli, 1791) Poli, J. X. (1791). Testacea vtrivsqve Siciliae eorvmqve historia et anatome tabvlis aeneis illvstrata. <em>Ex Regio Typographeio, Parmae.</em> 5: 1-303, plates 1-18., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/150833#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 39; pl. 15 fig. 11 [details]   

basis of record New combination, herein.
note: for consistency with the synonymy of Atlantella with Moerella; previously many authors included this species in Moerella at subgeneric level combined as Tellina (Moerell...  
for consistency with the synonymy of Atlantella with Moerella; previously many authors included this species in Moerella at subgeneric level combined as Tellina (Moerella) or Angulus (Moerella)
 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

 

Tellina distorta Poli, 1791Specimen from La Goulette, Tunisia (soft bottoms 10-15 m, 18.08.2009), actual size 15.6 mm
 Tellina distorta Po...
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