WoRMS taxon details

Amalda obesa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1859)

410004  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:410004)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Ancillaria obesa G. B. Sowerby II, 1859) Sowerby G.B. II (1859). Monograph of the genus <i>Ancillaria</i>. In: G.B. Sowerby II (ed.), Thesaurus Conchyliorum, vol. 3(19): 57–67, pl. 211–214. London, privately published., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15940482
page(s): 65, pl. 213, figs. 44-45. [details]   
Type locality contained in Port Elizabeth  
type locality contained in Port Elizabeth [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Amalda obesa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1859). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=410004 on 2020-08-05
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2009-07-28 16:00:18Z
created
2010-01-19 14:35:54Z
changed
2012-07-04 18:46:28Z
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2014-01-14 08:45:53Z
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original description  (of Ancillaria obesa G. B. Sowerby II, 1859) Sowerby G.B. II (1859). Monograph of the genus <i>Ancillaria</i>. In: G.B. Sowerby II (ed.), Thesaurus Conchyliorum, vol. 3(19): 57–67, pl. 211–214. London, privately published., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15940482
page(s): 65, pl. 213, figs. 44-45. [details]   

basis of record Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 112 [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): 128. [details]   

additional source Kilburn, R. N. (1993). Notes on some South African Ancillinae with descriptions of five new species of Amalda. <em>Annals of the Natal Museum.</em> 34(2): 369-389., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/216608.pdf
page(s): 386, figs 21, 22. [details]   

additional source Steyn, D.G & Lussi, M. (2005). Offshore Shells of Southern Africa: A pictorial guide to more than 750 Gastropods. Published by the authors. Pp. i–vi, 1–289.
page(s): 149. [details]   
 
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