WoRMS taxon details

Radix brevicauda (G. B. Sowerby II, 1872)

736127  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:736127)

accepted
Species
Radix (Radix) brevicauda (G.B. Sowerby II, 1872)· accepted, alternate representation
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Sowerby, G. B. (1873). Monograph of the genus Limnaea. Conchologia iconica, or, Illustrations of the shells of molluscous animals. vol. 18., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/34074#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): pl. XV, fig. 105 [details]   
Type locality contained in Kashmir (India)  
type locality contained in Kashmir (India) [details]
Note The type locality was originally stated as...  
Type locality The type locality was originally stated as 'Australia'. It is, however, erroneous. Hanley & Theobald in their 'Conchologia Indica' (1870-1876) gave the proper type locality: Cashmire. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Radix brevicauda (G. B. Sowerby II, 1872). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=736127 on 2018-05-28
Date
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2013-07-18 09:55:39Z
created
2018-05-27 08:23:14Z
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original description Sowerby, G. B. (1873). Monograph of the genus Limnaea. Conchologia iconica, or, Illustrations of the shells of molluscous animals. vol. 18., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/34074#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): pl. XV, fig. 105 [details]   

basis of record Glöer P. & Bössneck U. (2013) Freshwater molluscs from Nepal and North India with the description of seven new species (Gastropoda: Bithyniidae, Lymnaeidae, Planorbidae). Archiv für Molluskenkunde 142(1): 137-156. [28 June 2013] [details]   

additional source Subba Rao M.V. (1989). Handbook: freshwater molluscs of India. Zoological Survey of India, Calcutta.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Type locality The type locality was originally stated as 'Australia'. It is, however, erroneous. Hanley & Theobald in their 'Conchologia Indica' (1870-1876) gave the proper type locality: Cashmire. [details]