WoRMS name details

Vexillum (Costellaria) vespula H. Turner & Marrow, 2001

416799  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:416799)

 unaccepted
Species
marine
Turner, H.; Marrow, M.P. (2001). Five new <i>Vexillum (Costellaria)</i> species from various Indo-Pacific locations and remarks on <i>Vexillum (Costellaria) perrieri</i> (Dautzenberg, 1929) (Neogastropoda: Muricoidea: Costellariidae). Novapex (Jodoigne) 2(2): 43-55 (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 45, fig. 3 [details]   
Holotype  MHNG 29814, geounit Panglao  
Holotype MHNG 29814, geounit Panglao [details]
Etymology The specific name vespula is a Latin feminine substantive (in apposition to generic names) and means 'small wasp'...  
Etymology The specific name vespula is a Latin feminine substantive (in apposition to generic names) and means 'small wasp' (deminutivum of vespa), referring to the striking and unique yellow/dark-brown striped colour pattern and to conspicuous insect-like spiral indentations of the shell. [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Vexillum (Costellaria) vespula H. Turner & Marrow, 2001. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=416799 on 2020-01-29
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2009-10-02 07:18:31Z
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2014-01-29 19:21:59Z
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2016-02-22 07:50:11Z
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2017-03-07 06:51:51Z
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original description Turner, H.; Marrow, M.P. (2001). Five new <i>Vexillum (Costellaria)</i> species from various Indo-Pacific locations and remarks on <i>Vexillum (Costellaria) perrieri</i> (Dautzenberg, 1929) (Neogastropoda: Muricoidea: Costellariidae). Novapex (Jodoigne) 2(2): 43-55 (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 45, fig. 3 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype MHNG 29814, geounit Panglao [details]
From other sources
Etymology The specific name vespula is a Latin feminine substantive (in apposition to generic names) and means 'small wasp' (deminutivum of vespa), referring to the striking and unique yellow/dark-brown striped colour pattern and to conspicuous insect-like spiral indentations of the shell. [details]