WoRMS taxon details

Janthina globosa Swainson, 1822

214493  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214493)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Swainson, W. (1820-1823). Zoological Illustrations, or, original figures and descriptions of new, rare, or interesting animals, selected chiefly from the classes of ornithology, entomology, and conchology, and arranged on the principles of Cuvier and other modern zoologists. London: Baldwin, Cradock & Joe; Strand: W. Wood. (Vol. 1-3): pl. 1-18 [1820] pl. 19-83 [1821] pl. 84-134 [1822] pl. 135-182 [1823]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/92614
page(s): (1) II (16), pl. 85 [January 1822] [details]   
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Janthina globosa Swainson, 1822. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214493 on 2019-11-15
Date
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2008-05-18 13:28:54Z
checked
2010-02-25 10:38:41Z
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2010-02-25 14:24:46Z
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2011-09-25 13:40:55Z
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2015-12-29 16:36:38Z
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2017-08-26 06:07:26Z
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original description Swainson, W. (1820-1823). Zoological Illustrations, or, original figures and descriptions of new, rare, or interesting animals, selected chiefly from the classes of ornithology, entomology, and conchology, and arranged on the principles of Cuvier and other modern zoologists. London: Baldwin, Cradock & Joe; Strand: W. Wood. (Vol. 1-3): pl. 1-18 [1820] pl. 19-83 [1821] pl. 84-134 [1822] pl. 135-182 [1823]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/92614
page(s): (1) II (16), pl. 85 [January 1822] [details]   

original description  (of Janthina nitens Menke, 1828) Menke, K. T. (1828). Synopsis methodica molluscorum generum omnium et specierum earum, quae in Museo Menkeano adservantur; cum synonymia critica et novarum specierum diagnosibus. XII + 91 pp. [late in 1828]. Pyrmonti., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13119590
page(s): 28, 84 [details]   

original description  (of Janthina prolongata Blainville, 1822) Blainville H.M.D. de. (1822). Janthine, <i>Janthina</i>. pp. 148-155, <i>in</i>: Dictonnaire des Sciences Naturelles (F. Cuvier, ed.), vol. 24. Levrault, Strasbourg & Le Normant, Paris., available online at http://books.google.fr/books?id=d5M5AAAAcAAJ&pg=PA148
page(s): 155 [details]   

original description  (of Janthina splendens Monterosato, 1884) Monterosato T. A. (di) (1884). <i>Nomenclatura generica e specifica di alcune conchiglie mediterranee</i>. Palermo, Virzi, 152 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109711
page(s): p.104 [details]   

original description  (of Janthina payraudeaui Locard, 1901) Locard A. & Caziot E. (1900-1901). Les coquilles marines des côtes de Corse. <i>Annales de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon</i>, 46: 193-274 [1900]; 47: 1-80, 159-291 [1901].<font color ="0000FF">Available online from Société Linnéenne de Lyon</font> <a href="http://www.linneenne-lyon.org/depot/13966.pdf" target="_blank">[part 1]</a> <a href="http://www.linneenne-lyon.org/depot/4107.pdf" target="_blank">[part 2]</a> <a href="http://www.linneenne-lyon.org/depot/4120.pdf" target="_blank">[part 3]</a>, available online at http://www.linneenne-lyon.org/depot/13966.pdf [details]   

original description  (of Janthina patula Philippi, 1844) Philippi R.A. (1844). <i>Enumeratio molluscorum Siciliae cum viventium tum in tellure tertiaria fossilium, quae in itinere suo observavit</i>. Vol. 2. Halle [Halis Saxorum]: Eduard Anton. iv + 303 pp., pls 13-28. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/46936062 [details]   

original description  (of Amethistina laeta Monterosato, 1884) Monterosato T. A. (di) (1884). <i>Nomenclatura generica e specifica di alcune conchiglie mediterranee</i>. Palermo, Virzi, 152 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109711
page(s): p.105 [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 Laursen, D. 1953. The genus Ianthina: A monograph. Dana Report 38: 1-40, pl. 1. [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]   

subsequent type designation 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
note: neotype designation [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Authority Swainson's plate 85 is dated January, 1822, so the name globosa Swainson, 1822 should take precedence over its synonym J. prolongata Blainville, 1822, as well as over its homonym J. globosa Blainville, 1822. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Mediterranean purple sea snail [from synonym]  [details]
German Mittelmeer-Veilchenschnecke [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese ルリガイ [from synonym]  [details]