WoRMS taxon details

Volutomitra geoffreyana (Melvill, 1910)

1392976  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1392976)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Mitra (Pusia) geoffreyana Melvill, 1910) Melvill J.C. (1910). Descriptions of twenty-nine species of marine Mollusca from the Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, and North Arabian Sea, mostly collected by Mr. F. W. Townsend, of the Indo-European Telegraph Service. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> ser. 8, 6: 1-17., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/18619242
page(s): 12, pl. 2 fig. 20 [details]   
Type locality contained in Persian Gulf  
type locality contained in Persian Gulf [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Volutomitra geoffreyana (Melvill, 1910). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1392976 on 2020-01-20
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original description  (of Mitra (Pusia) geoffreyana Melvill, 1910) Melvill J.C. (1910). Descriptions of twenty-nine species of marine Mollusca from the Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, and North Arabian Sea, mostly collected by Mr. F. W. Townsend, of the Indo-European Telegraph Service. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> ser. 8, 6: 1-17., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/18619242
page(s): 12, pl. 2 fig. 20 [details]   

new combination reference Salisbury R.A. & Gori S. (2019). Six new Volutomitridae species from the Arabian seas and transfer of two Costellariidae species to Volutomitridae (Gastropoda: Volutomitridae). <em>Acta Conchyliorum.</em> 18: 103-124.
page(s): 104, figs 4-7; note: lectotype illustrated [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality