WoRMS taxon details

Adelomelon Dall, 1906

382310  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:382310)

accepted
Genus
Species Adelomelon ancilla ([Lightfoot], 1786)
Species Adelomelon beckii (Broderip, 1836)
Species Adelomelon riosi Clench & R. D. Turner, 1964

Subgenus Adelomelon (Adelomelon) Dall, 1906 accepted as Adelomelon Dall, 1906
Subgenus Adelomelon (Pachycymbiola) Ihering, 1907 accepted as Pachycymbiola Ihering, 1907
Species Adelomelon barattinii Klappenbach & Ureta, 1966 accepted as Adelomelon (Adelomelon) ancilla ([Lightfoot], 1786) accepted as Adelomelon ancilla ([Lightfoot], 1786) (synonym)
Species Adelomelon brasilianum (Lamarck, 1811) accepted as Pachycymbiola brasiliana (Lamarck, 1811)
Species Adelomelon ferussacii (Donovan, 1824) accepted as Pachycymbiola ferussacii (Donovan, 1824)
Species Adelomelon indigestus Ihering, 1908 accepted as Adelomelon (Adelomelon) beckii (Broderip, 1836) accepted as Adelomelon beckii (Broderip, 1836) (synonym)
Species Adelomelon paradoxa (Lahille, 1895) accepted as Odontocymbiola magellanica (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Adelomelon scoresbyanum (Powell, 1951) accepted as Pachycymbiola scoresbyana (Powell, 1951)
Species Adelomelon subnodosum (Leach, 1814) accepted as Odontocymbiola magellanica (Gmelin, 1791)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
neuter
Dall, W. H. (1906). Note on some names in the Volutidae. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 19(12): 143-144., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27052172 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Adelomelon Dall, 1906. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382310 on 2021-10-28
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2009-02-04 10:57:56Z
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2017-08-31 20:32:48Z
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2019-08-05 02:32:28Z
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2020-09-05 05:36:04Z
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original description Dall, W. H. (1906). Note on some names in the Volutidae. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 19(12): 143-144., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27052172 [details]   

original description  (of Janeithoe Pilsbry & Olsson, 1954) Pilsbry, H. A. & Olsson, A. A. (1954). Systems of the Volutidae. <em>Bulletins of American Paleontology.</em> 35(152): 1-36 [271-306], pls 1-4 [25-28]., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10576508
page(s): 295 [25] [details]   

basis of record Bail, P.; Poppe, G.T. (2001). A conchological iconography: a taxonomic introduction of the recent Volutidae. <em>ConchBooks, Hackenheim.</em> 30 pp, 5 pl. (updated October 2008 for WoRMS). [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Shell medium to large, smooth or knobbed. Protoconch small, smooth with or without a calcarella. [details]

Grammatical gender Neuter, as terminated with the Greek word μήλον, an apple or similar fruit. Has consistently been misunderstood as feminine in the literature [details]

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]