WoRMS taxon details

Antalis pretiosa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1860)

344446  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:344446)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Sowerby, G. B., II. (1860). Monograph of the genus <i>Dentalium</i>. In G. B. Sowerby II (ed.), <i>Thesaurus conchyliorum, or monographs of genera of shells</i>. Vol. 3 (20): 97–104, pls 223–225. London, privately published., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15940524 [details]   

(of Dentalium pretiosum G. B. Sowerby II, 1860) Sowerby, G. B., II. (1860). Monograph of the genus <i>Dentalium</i>. In G. B. Sowerby II (ed.), <i>Thesaurus conchyliorum, or monographs of genera of shells</i>. Vol. 3 (20): 97–104, pls 223–225. London, privately published., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15940524 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Antalis pretiosa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1860). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=344446 on 2021-01-16
Date
action
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2008-04-11 11:44:20Z
created
2008-12-17 08:21:17Z
changed
2020-06-09 10:59:50Z
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original description Sowerby, G. B., II. (1860). Monograph of the genus <i>Dentalium</i>. In G. B. Sowerby II (ed.), <i>Thesaurus conchyliorum, or monographs of genera of shells</i>. Vol. 3 (20): 97–104, pls 223–225. London, privately published., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15940524 [details]   

original description  (of Dentalium pretiosum G. B. Sowerby II, 1860) Sowerby, G. B., II. (1860). Monograph of the genus <i>Dentalium</i>. In G. B. Sowerby II (ed.), <i>Thesaurus conchyliorum, or monographs of genera of shells</i>. Vol. 3 (20): 97–104, pls 223–225. London, privately published., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15940524 [details]   

additional source Clark, R. B. 1963. The economics of Dentalium. The Veliger 6(1): 9-19 [details]   

status source Steiner, G.; Kabat, A. R. (2004). Catalog of species-group names of Recent and fossil Scaphopoda (Mollusca). Zoosystema. 26(4): 549-726., available online at http://web.archive.org/web/20070315080136/http://www.mnhn.fr/museum/front/medias/publication/3271_z04n4a1.pdf [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Habitat shelf,  [details]
LanguageName 
English Wampum tuskshellIndian money tusk  [details]
German Kostbarer ElefantenzahnIndischer Elefantenzahn  [details]