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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritella declivis Adams & Reeve in Reeve, 1849

731296  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:731296)

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Adams, A.; Reeve L. (1848-50). The zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Samarang; under the command of Captain Sir Edward Belcher C.B., F.R.A.S., F.G.S., during the years 1843-1846. Reeve, Benham & Reeve: London. Parts I-III., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/122927#page/139/mode/1up
page(s): 48 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution South African part of the Indian Ocean  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in South African part of the Indian Ocean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote 2 samples, syntypes, NHMUK 1874.12.11.165 (1...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material 2 samples, syntypes, NHMUK 1874.12.11.165 (1 shell - figured syntype) & 1982185 (2 shells - syntypes). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Attributed to the fauna of Australia by...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Attributed to the fauna of Australia by Garrard (1972:311), in this followed by a number of modern authors. This species however is a part of the South African fauna only, as was illustrated and corrected by Herbert (2013), a vision here supported. The type locality ("China Seas" fide type material) was corrected in that same publication to Agulhas Bank, South Africa, and here adapted accordingly. [details]
Vos, C. (2014). Turritella declivis Adams & Reeve in Reeve, 1849. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=731296 on 2017-12-13

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original description Adams, A.; Reeve L. (1848-50). The zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Samarang; under the command of Captain Sir Edward Belcher C.B., F.R.A.S., F.G.S., during the years 1843-1846. Reeve, Benham & Reeve: London. Parts I-III., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/122927#page/139/mode/1up
page(s): 48 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritella excavata G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Sowerby, G.B. Jr. (1870). Descriptions of Forty-eight new Species of Shells. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. (1870): 249-259 (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 252-253 [details]   

taxonomy source Petit, R. E. (2007) Lovell Augustus Reeve (1814-1865): malacological author and publisher. Zootaxa 1648:1-120., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2007f/zt01648p120.pdf
page(s): P. 97-98 [details]   

taxonomy source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritella excavata G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) 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
page(s): p. 111 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Reeve, L.A. (1849). Monograph of the genus Turritella. In: Conchologia Iconica. vol. 5, pl. 1-11 and unpaginated text. L. Reeve & Co., London. [stated dates: pl. 1-8: May, 1849; 9-11: June 1849]., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8967277
page(s): Pl. 10, sp. 52 [details]   

additional source Tryon G.W., jr. (1886). Manual of conchology, structural and systematic, with illustrations of the species. (1)8: Naticidae, Calyptraeidae, Turritellidae, Vermetidae, Caecidae, Eulimidae, Turbonillidae, Pyramidellidae. pp. 1-461, pls. 1-79, Philadelphia, published by the author., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/63144
page(s): p. 200, pl. 62, fig. 70 [details]   

status source Herbert, D. G. (2013) Turritella declivis Adams & Reeve, in Reeve, 1849 (Mollusca: Gastropoda) – a South African not an Australian species, and a characteristic component of the Agulhas Bank benthos. African Zoology 48(2):412-417
page(s): 412-417 [details]   

ecology source Tomlin, J. R. le B. (1925) Reports on the Marine Mollusca in the Collections of the South African Museum. Annals of the South African Museum. Vol. 20(4) (7), pp. 309-316.
page(s): p. 313-314 [details]   

ecology source Sowerby, G.B., III. (1897) Appendix to the Marine Shells of South Africa. A Catalogue of All the Known Species with References to Figures in Various Works, Descriptions of New Species, and Figures of such as are New, Little Known, or Hitherto Unfigured. G, available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.13312
page(s): p. 17 [details]   

misapplication Garrard, T. A. (1972). A revision of Australian Recent and Tertiary Turritellidae (Gastropoda, Mollusca). J. Malac. Soc. Aust. 2(3): 267-338.
page(s): 311-312, pl. 28, fig. 12; pl. 30, fig. 5 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritella excavata G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Herbert, D. G. (2013) Turritella declivis Adams & Reeve, in Reeve, 1849 (Mollusca: Gastropoda) – a South African not an Australian species, and a characteristic component of the Agulhas Bank benthos. African Zoology 48(2):412-417
page(s): 412-417 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGazameda declivis (Adams & Reeve, 1850)) Garrard, T. A. (1972). A revision of Australian Recent and Tertiary Turritellidae (Gastropoda, Mollusca). J. Malac. Soc. Aust. 2(3): 267-338.
page(s): 311 [details]   

misapplication  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritella excavata G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Tryon G.W., jr. (1886). Manual of conchology, structural and systematic, with illustrations of the species. (1)8: Naticidae, Calyptraeidae, Turritellidae, Vermetidae, Caecidae, Eulimidae, Turbonillidae, Pyramidellidae. pp. 1-461, pls. 1-79, Philadelphia, published by the author., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/63144
page(s): 205 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritella excavata G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Sowerby, G.B., III. (1892) Marine Shells of South Africa. G.B. Sowerby, London, iv + 89 pp., 5 pls.
page(s): p. 38 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritella excavata G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Tomlin, J. R. le B. (1925) Reports on the Marine Mollusca in the Collections of the South African Museum. Annals of the South African Museum. Vol. 20(4) (7), pp. 309-316.
page(s): p. 313-314 [details]   

misapplication  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritella excavata G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Kobelt, W. (1897) Systematisches Conchylien-Cabinet von Martini und Chemnitz. Bd. 1, Abt. 27. Die Gattung Turritella. Nürnberg, Baner & Raspe. pp. 1-81, pls 1-21
page(s): 49-51 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritella (Haustator) declivis Adams & Reeve, 1850) Kobelt, W. (1897) Systematisches Conchylien-Cabinet von Martini und Chemnitz. Bd. 1, Abt. 27. Die Gattung Turritella. Nürnberg, Baner & Raspe. pp. 1-81, pls 1-21
page(s): p. 24-25, pl. 6, fig. 3 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritella (Torcula) excavata G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Martens, E. von & Thiele, J. (1904) Die beschalten Gastropoden der Deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition 1898-1899. in Chun, C. (Ed.) Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition auf dem dampfer "Valdivia" 1898-1899. Vol. 7. pp. 1-180, Pls 1-29 & 1 text figure.
page(s): p. 44 [details]   
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype NHMUK 1874.12.11.165 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype NHMUK 1982185 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype NMP V1366, locality South African part of the Indian Ocean (off Storms River) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype NMP S8613, locality South African part of the Indian Ocean (mid-entrance False Bay) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype NMP V4525, locality South African part of the Indian Ocean (off Tsitsikamma, Live taken) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype NMP B8382, locality South African part of the Indian Ocean (off Nahoon, East London, Juvenile specimen) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Authority fide Petit (2007:97-98) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Attributed to the fauna of Australia by Garrard (1972:311), in this followed by a number of modern authors. This species however is a part of the South African fauna only, as was illustrated and corrected by Herbert (2013), a vision here supported. The type locality ("China Seas" fide type material) was corrected in that same publication to Agulhas Bank, South Africa, and here adapted accordingly. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material 2 samples, syntypes, NHMUK 1874.12.11.165 (1 shell - figured syntype) & 1982185 (2 shells - syntypes). [details]
 

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Afrikaans Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBokhoring  [details]