WoRMS taxon details

Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791)

420061  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:420061)

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Species
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Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5 [details]   

(of Murex corona Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=420061 on 2021-09-19
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original description Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5 [details]   

original description  (of Melongena sprucecreekensis J. K. Tucker, 1994) Tucker, J.K. (1994). The crown conch (<i>Melongena</i>: Melongenidae) in Florida and Alabama with the description of <i>Melongena sprucecreekensis</i>, n. sp. <em>Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History, Biological Sciences.</em> 36: 181–203. [details]   

original description  (of Murex corona Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5 [details]   

original description  (of Hemifusus corona var. minor G. B. Sowerby III, 1879) Sowerby, G. B., III. (1879). Descriptions of ten new species of shells. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1878: 795–798, pl. 48. (publ. April 1879)., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28519491
page(s): 798, pl. 48, fig. 13 [details]   

original description  (of Melongena corona johnstonei Clench & Turner, 1956) Clench, W. J.; Turner, R. D. (1956). The family Melongenidae in the western Atlantic. <em>Johnsonia.</em> 3(35): 161–188, pls 94–109., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41113243
page(s): 178-180, pl. 96, 105 [details]   

original description  (of Melongena corona f. altispira Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1934) Pilsbry, H. A. & Vanatta, E. G. (1934). <i>Melongena corona</i> and its races. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 47(4): 117-121, pl. 12., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8522698
page(s): 119, pl. 12, fig. 5 [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Jensen, R. H.; Pearce, T. A. (2009). Marine Mollusks of Bermuda: Checklist and Bibliography. Delaware Museum of Natural History, Wilmington, Delaware, 473 pp. [details]   

basis of record Rosenberg, G.; Moretzsohn, F.; García, E. F. (2009). Gastropoda (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 579–699 <i>in:</i> Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hayes, K. A.; Karl, S. A. (2009). Phylogenetic relationships of crown conchs (<i>Melongena</i> spp.): the <i>corona</i> complex simplified. <em>Journal of Biogeography.</em> 36(1): 28-38., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2699.2008.01966.x [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

LanguageName 
English Florida crown conchcommon crown conchAmerican crown conch  [details]
German Gemeine KronenschneckeFlorida-KronenschneckeAmerikanische Kronenschnecke  [details]