WoRMS taxon details

Calliotropis excelsior Vilvens, 2004

To MNHN Type collection (IM 2000-4567)
To MNHN Type collec...

389083  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:389083)

accepted
Species
marine
Vilvens, C. (2004). Description of four new species of <i>Calliotropis</i> (Gastropoda: Trochidae: Eucyclinae: Calliotropini) from New Caledonia, Fiji and Vanuatu. <em>Novapex.</em> 5 (1): 19-31., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/42323230 [details]   
Holotype  MNHN 4567, geounit Fijian part of the South...  
Holotype MNHN 4567, geounit Fijian part of the South Pacific Ocean [details]
Type locality contained in Fiji Islands  
type locality contained in Fiji Islands [details]
Etymology Comparative form of excelsus (Latin), meaning distinguished - with reference to the very elegant shell shape.  
Etymology Comparative form of excelsus (Latin), meaning distinguished - with reference to the very elegant shell shape. [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Calliotropis excelsior Vilvens, 2004. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=389083 on 2022-12-07
Date
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2009-04-03 07:35:23Z
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2010-02-18 13:25:25Z
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original description Vilvens, C. (2004). Description of four new species of <i>Calliotropis</i> (Gastropoda: Trochidae: Eucyclinae: Calliotropini) from New Caledonia, Fiji and Vanuatu. <em>Novapex.</em> 5 (1): 19-31., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/42323230 [details]   

original description  (of Calliotropis enantioserrata Hickman, 2016) Hickman C.S. (2016). New species of deep-sea gastropods from the Indo-West Pacific Region (Gastropoda: Vetigastropoda: Seguenzioidea: Calliotropidae) with a geologic and biogeographic perspective. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 130(3): 83-100.
page(s): 86, figs 5-11 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Vilvens, C. (2007). New records and new species of <i>Calliotropis</i> from Indo-Pacific. <em>Novapex, Hors Série.</em> 5: 1-72., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/253697.pdf [details]   

additional source Vilvens, C. (2020). New species and new records of <i>Calliotropis</i> (Gastropoda: Vetigastropoda: Seguenzioidea: Eucyclidae) from the western Pacific. <em>Novapex, Hors Série.</em> 13: 1-79.
page(s): 24, figs 10G-K [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

Holotype MNHN 4567, geounit Fijian part of the South Pacific Ocean [details]
Paratype IRSNB/KBIN 30 134 523 [details]
Paratype MNHN 4568 [details]
Paratype Private [details]
From other sources
Etymology Comparative form of excelsus (Latin), meaning distinguished - with reference to the very elegant shell shape. [details]
To MNHN Type collection (IM 2000-4567)
To MNHN Type collec...
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