WoRMS taxon details

Bullia pura Melvill, 1885

225381  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:225381)

accepted
Species
marine
Melvill, J.C. (1885). Descriptions of two new species of shells. <em>Journal of Conchology.</em> 4: 316, pl. 11.
page(s): 316, pl. 11, fig. 2. [details]   
Type locality contained in Port Elizabeth  
type locality contained in Port Elizabeth [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Bullia pura Melvill, 1885. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=225381 on 2020-10-25
Date
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2006-03-21 08:10:26Z
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2010-12-08 19:39:29Z
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2011-07-09 07:49:27Z
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original description Melvill, J.C. (1885). Descriptions of two new species of shells. <em>Journal of Conchology.</em> 4: 316, pl. 11.
page(s): 316, pl. 11, fig. 2. [details]   

original description  (of Bullia scalaris W. H. Turton, 1932) Turton W.H. (1932). <i>Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa</i>. Humphrey Milford, London, xvi + 331 pp., 70 pls.
page(s): 65, pl. 15, sp. 469. [details]   

original description  (of Bullia thetis W. H. Turton, 1932) Turton W.H. (1932). <i>Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa</i>. Humphrey Milford, London, xvi + 331 pp., 70 pls.
page(s): 63, pl. 15, sp. 462. [details]   

original description  (of Bullia gracilis W. H. Turton, 1932) Turton W.H. (1932). <i>Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa</i>. Humphrey Milford, London, xvi + 331 pp., 70 pls.
page(s): 61, p. 14, sp. 450. [details]   

original description  (of Bullia kraussi W. H. Turton, 1932) Turton W.H. (1932). <i>Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa</i>. Humphrey Milford, London, xvi + 331 pp., 70 pls.
page(s): 61, p. 14, sp. 449. [details]   

original description  (of Bullia tenuistriata Tomlin, 1920) Tomlin, J.R. le B. (1920). Four new marine species from South Africa. <em>Journal of Conchology 16(3): 87–88.</em>
page(s): 87, fig. 4. [details]   

original description  (of Bullia pura var. balteata G. B. Sowerby III, 1921) Sowerby, G. B., III. (1921). New shells from Port Alfred, collected by Lieut.-Colonel W. H. Turton. <em>Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London.</em> 14(4): 125-127., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30346844
page(s): 127 [details]   

basis of record 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 Cernohorsky W. O. (1984). Systematics of the family Nassariidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda). <i>Bulletin of the Auckland Institute and Museum</i> 14: 1-356. [details]   

additional source Steyn, D.G & Lussi, M. (2005). Offshore Shells of Southern Africa: A pictorial guide to more than 750 Gastropods. Published by the authors. Pp. i–vi, 1–289.
page(s): 129. [details]   

identification resource Marais J.P. & Kilburn R.N. (2010) Nassariidae. Pp. 138-173, in: Marais A.P. & Seccombe A.D. (eds), Identification guide to the seashells of South Africa. Volume 1. Groenkloof: Centre for Molluscan Studies. 376 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

LanguageName 
English pure plough shell  [details]