WoRMS taxon details

Exilia elegans (Barnard, 1959)

463441  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:463441)

accepted
Species
Fusivoluta elegans Barnard, 1959 (original combination)
marine
Barnard K. H. 1959. Contributions to the knowledge of South African marine Mollusca. Part. II. Gastropoda: Prosobranchiata: Rhachiglossa. <i>Annals of the South African Museum</i>, 45: 1-237., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40866077 [details]   
Distribution Off south-eastern Africa, ranging from South Africa to Mozambique (450–780 m depth).  
Distribution Off south-eastern Africa, ranging from South Africa to Mozambique (450–780 m depth). [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Exilia elegans (Barnard, 1959). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=463441 on 2021-01-20
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original description Barnard K. H. 1959. Contributions to the knowledge of South African marine Mollusca. Part. II. Gastropoda: Prosobranchiata: Rhachiglossa. <i>Annals of the South African Museum</i>, 45: 1-237., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40866077 [details]   

basis of record Kantor Yu.I., Bouchet P. & Oleinik A. 2001. A revision of the Recent species of <i>Exilia</i>, formerly <i>Benthovoluta</i> (Gastropoda: Turbinellidae). <i>Ruthenica</i> 11(2): 81-136.  [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Kantor Y.I., Puillandre N. & Bouchet P. (2020). The challenge of integrative taxonomy of rare, deep-water gastropods: the genus <i>Exilia</i> (Neogastropoda: Turbinelloidea: Ptychatractidae). <em>Journal of Molluscan Studies.</em> 86: 120-138., available online at https://doi.org/10.1093/mollus/eyz037
page(s): 135, figs 3I, 6B [details]   

identification resource Marais J.P. & Kilburn R.N. (2010) Ptychatractidae. Pp. 311-313, 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 
 

From editor or global species database
Distribution Off south-eastern Africa, ranging from South Africa to Mozambique (450–780 m depth). [details]