WoRMS taxon details

Agladrillia macella (Melvill, 1923)

432934  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:432934)

accepted
Species
Drillia macilenta (Melvill, 1923) (based on an invalid original name)
Surcula macilenta Melvill, 1923 (secondary homonym of Murex macilentus Solander; Drillia macella is a replacement name)
Turris macella Melvill, 1923 (original combination)
marine
(of Turris macella Melvill, 1923) Melvill, J. C. (1923). On Turris (Surcula) macella nom. nov. for T. macilenta Melv., nom. praeocc. <em>Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London.</em> 15: 309., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30347318 [details]   
Type locality contained in South African Coast  
type locality contained in South African Coast (origin: native - endemic) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Agladrillia macella (Melvill, 1923). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=432934 on 2021-02-26
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original description  (of Turris macella Melvill, 1923) Melvill, J. C. (1923). On Turris (Surcula) macella nom. nov. for T. macilenta Melv., nom. praeocc. <em>Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London.</em> 15: 309., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30347318 [details]   

original description  (of Surcula macilenta Melvill, 1923) Melvill, J. C. (1923). Descriptions of twenty one species of Turridae (Pleurotomidae) from various localities in the collection of Mr. R. E. Sykes. <em>Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London.</em> 15: 162-171., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30346746
page(s): 168, pl. 5, fig. 13 [details]   

new combination reference Kilburn R.N. (1988). Turridae (Mollusca: Gastropoda) of southern Africa and Mozambique. Part 4. Subfamilies Drillinae, Crassispirinae and Strictispirinae. <em>Annals of the Natal Museum.</em> 29(1): 167-320.
page(s): 171 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality