WoRMS taxon details

Donax madagascariensis W. Wood, 1828

216503  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216503)

accepted
Species
Donax (Grammatodonax) madagascarensis Wood, 1828· accepted, alternate representation
Donax exarata F. Krauss, 1848 (incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Donax madagascariensis W. Wood, 1828. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216503 on 2020-10-29
Date
action
by
2001-11-14 15:35:57Z
created
2002-08-07 17:52:24Z
changed
2010-08-12 09:40:27Z
changed
2011-09-22 18:28:29Z
checked
2012-07-07 17:10:24Z
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original description  (of Donax exarata F. Krauss, 1848) Krauss, F. (1848) Die Südafrikanischen Mollusken. Ein Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Mollusken des Kap- und Natallandes und zur Geographischen Verbreitung derselben mit Beschreibung und Abbildung der neuen Arten. Ebner and Seubert, Stuttgart, 140 pp., 6 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13936#/summary
page(s): 6, pl. 1, fig. 5. [details]   

basis of record Dautzenberg P. (1929). Contribution à l'étude de la faune de Madagascar: Mollusca marina testacea. <i>Faune des colonies françaises</i>, 3(4): 321-636, pls 4-7. Société d'Editions géographiques, maritimes et coloniales, Paris. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Branch, G. M. (2002). Two Oceans. 5th impression. <em>David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg.</em> , available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=W_2QB8ftLgcC [details]   

additional source Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 189 [details]   

additional source Steyn, D.G. & Lussi, M. (1998) Marine Shells of South Africa. An Illustrated Collector's Guide to Beached Shells. Ekogilde Publishers, Hartebeespoort, South Africa, ii + 264 pp.
page(s): 232 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

LanguageName 
English ridged wedge shell  [details]