WoRMS taxon details

Merica H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854

206301  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206301)

accepted
Genus
Species Merica aqualica (Petit & Harasewych, 1986)
Species Merica asperella (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Merica boucheti (Petit & Harasewych, 1986)
Species Merica deynzeri Petit & Harasewych, 2000
Species Merica ektyphos Petit & Harasewych, 2000
Species Merica elegans (G. B. Sowerby I, 1822)
Species Merica gigantea (Y.-C. Lee & T. C. Lan, 2002)
Species Merica laticosta (Löbbecke, 1881)
Species Merica lussii Petit & Harasewych, 2000
Species Merica marisca Bouchet & Petit, 2002
Species Merica melanostoma (G. B. Sowerby II, 1849)
Species Merica oblonga (G. B. Sowerby I, 1825)
Species Merica pilasensis Verhecken, 2018
Species Merica purpuriformis (Kiener, 1841)
Species Merica semperiana (Crosse, 1863)
Species Merica sinensis (Reeve, 1856)
Species Merica stuardoi (McLean & Andrade, 1982)
Species Merica undulata (G. B. Sowerby II, 1849)
Species Merica westralis (Garrard, 1975)

Subgenus Merica (Sydaphera) Iredale, 1929 represented as Merica H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
feminine
(of Cancellaria (Merica) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854) Adams, H. & Adams, A. (1853-1858). <i>The genera of Recent Mollusca; arranged according to their organization</i>. London, van Voorst. Vol. 1: xl + 484 pp.; vol. 2: 661 pp.; vol. 3: 138 pls. [Published in parts: Vol. 1: i-xl (1858), 1-256 (1853), 257-484 (1854). Vol. 2: 1-92 (1854), 93-284 (1855), 285-412 (1856), 413-540 (1857), 541-661 (1858). Vol. 3: pl. 1-32 (1853), 33-72 (1954), 73-96 (1855), 97-112 (1856), 113-128 (1857), 129-138 (1858)]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3782650
page(s): 277 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Merica H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206301 on 2021-07-28
Date
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2004-06-06 22:00:00Z
created
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z
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Martinez, Olga
2010-03-09 12:06:51Z
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2010-09-09 17:58:19Z
checked
2017-01-20 18:55:25Z
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2019-03-14 17:26:30Z
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original description  (of Cancellaria (Merica) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854) Adams, H. & Adams, A. (1853-1858). <i>The genera of Recent Mollusca; arranged according to their organization</i>. London, van Voorst. Vol. 1: xl + 484 pp.; vol. 2: 661 pp.; vol. 3: 138 pls. [Published in parts: Vol. 1: i-xl (1858), 1-256 (1853), 257-484 (1854). Vol. 2: 1-92 (1854), 93-284 (1855), 285-412 (1856), 413-540 (1857), 541-661 (1858). Vol. 3: pl. 1-32 (1853), 33-72 (1954), 73-96 (1855), 97-112 (1856), 113-128 (1857), 129-138 (1858)]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3782650
page(s): 277 [details]   

basis of record Petit, R.E. & Harasewych, M.G. (2000). Three new species of the genus Merica (Neogastropoda: Cancellariidae) from South Africa and the Philippines. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 114(4): 142–148.
page(s): 142. [details]   

additional source Hemmen, J. (2007). <i>Recent Cancellariidae. Annotated and illustrated catalogue of Recent Cancellariidae</i>. Privately published, Wiesbaden. 428 pp. [With amendments and corrections taken from Petit R.E. (2012) A critique of, and errata for, <i>Recent Cancellariidae</i> by Jens Hemmen, 2007. <i>Conchologia Ingrata</i> 9: 1-8].  [details]   
 
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