WoRMS taxon details

Chrysomallon squamiferum C. Chen, Linse, Copley & Rogers, 2015

736932  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:736932)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Chen C., Linse K., Copley J.T. & Rogers A.D. (2015). The ‘scaly-foot gastropod’: a new genus and species of hydrothermal vent-endemic gastropod (Neomphalina: Peltospiridae) from the Indian Ocean. Journal of Molluscan Studies. 81(3): 322-334., available online at https://doi.org/10.1093/mollus/eyv013
page(s): 326 [details]   
Etymology Squamiferum (Latin) meaning scale-bearing, referring to the numerous hard sclerites covering the foot.  
Etymology Squamiferum (Latin) meaning scale-bearing, referring to the numerous hard sclerites covering the foot. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Chrysomallon squamiferum C. Chen, Linse, Copley & Rogers, 2015. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=736932 on 2018-08-17
Date
action
by
2013-08-07 08:38:52Z
created
2013-09-22 17:07:22Z
changed
2015-04-20 17:00:19Z
changed
2018-06-14 08:16:30Z
changed

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original description Chen C., Linse K., Copley J.T. & Rogers A.D. (2015). The ‘scaly-foot gastropod’: a new genus and species of hydrothermal vent-endemic gastropod (Neomphalina: Peltospiridae) from the Indian Ocean. Journal of Molluscan Studies. 81(3): 322-334., available online at https://doi.org/10.1093/mollus/eyv013
page(s): 326 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Editor's comment The name Chrysomallon or Crysomallon squamiferum was used in several databases and academic papers prior to 2015. However, the name was first validly published in the sense of the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature by Chen et al. (2015). [details]

From other sources
Etymology Squamiferum (Latin) meaning scale-bearing, referring to the numerous hard sclerites covering the foot. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English scaly-foot gastropod  [details]