WoRMS taxon details

Janthina exigua Lamarck, 1816

140154  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140154)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Lamarck J.B. (1816). Liste des objets représentés dans les planches de cette livraison. In: <i>Tableau encyclopédique et méthodique des trois règnes de la Nature.</i> Mollusques et Polypes divers. Agasse, Paris. 16 pp.
page(s): 12 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Nomenclature ICZN opinion 989: specific name of type species of Iodina Mörch, 1860  
Nomenclature ICZN opinion 989: specific name of type species of Iodina Mörch, 1860 [details]

Distribution Pelagic, circumequatoriaal  
Distribution Pelagic, circumequatoriaal [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Janthina exigua Lamarck, 1816. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140154 on 2021-01-26
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original description Lamarck J.B. (1816). Liste des objets représentés dans les planches de cette livraison. In: <i>Tableau encyclopédique et méthodique des trois règnes de la Nature.</i> Mollusques et Polypes divers. Agasse, Paris. 16 pp.
page(s): 12 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Janthina nana Gray, 1850) Gray J.E. (1850). [text]. In: Gray, M. E., Figures of molluscous animals, selected from various authors. Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, London. Vol. 4, iv + 219 pp. (August) [Frontispiece (portrait of Mrs. Gray); pp. ii–iv (preface); 1–62 (explanation of plates 1–312 in Volumes 1–3); pp. 63–124 (systematic arrangement of figures); 127–219 (reprint of Gray 1847). , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11632090 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Janthina courcellei Mabille & Rochebrune, 1889) Rochebrune A.T. de & Mabille J. (1889). Mollusques. <i>in</i>: Mission Scientifique du Cap Horn 1882-1883. Tome 6 (Zoologie 2, part 8). <em>Paris, Gauthiers-Villars.</em> H.1-H.129, pls. 1-8., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/105001
page(s): 45-46, pl. 6 fig. 3 [details]   

basis of record Laursen, D. 1953. The genus Ianthina: A monograph. Dana Report 38: 1-40, pl. 1. [details]   

basis of record Beu A.G. (2017). Evolution of <i>Janthina</i> and <i>Recluzia</i> (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Epitoniidae). <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 69(3): 119-222., available online at https://doi.org/10.3853/j.2201-4349.69.2017.1666 [details]   

additional source Grove, S. 2011. The Seashells of Tasmania: A Comprehensive Guide. Taroona, Australia: Taroona Publications. [vi], 81.
page(s): 40 [details]   

additional source Maxwell, P.A. (2009). Cenozoic Mollusca. Pp 232-254 in Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   

additional source Steyn, D.G. & Lussi, M. (1998) Marine Shells of South Africa. An Illustrated Collector's Guide to Beached Shells. Ekogilde Publishers, Hartebeespoort, South Africa, ii + 264 pp.
page(s): 84 [details]   

additional source Spencer, H.G., Marshall, B.A. & Willan, R.C. (2009). Checklist of New Zealand living Mollusca. Pp 196-219. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   
 
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Nomenclature ICZN opinion 989: specific name of type species of Iodina Mörch, 1860 [details]

From other sources
Distribution Pelagic, circumequatoriaal [details]
LanguageName 
English ridged violet sea-snaildwarf janthina  [details]
German Zwerg-Veilchenschnecke  [details]
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