WoRMS taxon details

Arcuatula capensis (F. Krauss, 1848)

224615  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:224615)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Modiola capensis F. Krauss, 1848) Krauss, F. (1848) Die S├╝dafrikanischen 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): 20, pl. 2, fig. 3. [details]   
Type locality contained in Knysna Estuary  
type locality contained in Knysna Estuary [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Arcuatula capensis (F. Krauss, 1848). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=224615 on 2020-10-29
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2006-03-16 11:07:45Z
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2010-09-23 10:34:21Z
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2012-07-05 23:43:01Z
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original description  (of Modiola capensis F. Krauss, 1848) Krauss, F. (1848) Die S├╝dafrikanischen 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): 20, pl. 2, fig. 3. [details]   

original description  (of Modiola tenerrima E. A. Smith, 1904) Smith E. A. (1904). On a collection of marine shells from Port Alfred, Cape Colony. <em>Journal of Malacology.</em> 11(2): 21-44., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16099575
page(s): 42, pl. 3, fig. 26. [details]   

basis of record Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world's marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (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): 159 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Habitat Estuarine mussel [details]
LanguageName 
English estuarine mussel  [details]