WoRMS taxon details

Cymbula oculus (Born, 1778)

456661  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:456661)

Patella oculus Born, 1778 (original combination)
Patella oculushirci da Costa, 1771 (unavailable name: published in a non-binominal work)
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Cymbula oculus (Born, 1778). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=456661 on 2020-08-11
2010-02-11 15:13:21Z
2013-10-26 21:32:42Z

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original description  (of Patella schroeteri F. Krauss, 1848) Krauss, F. (1848) Die Südafrikanischen Mollusken. Ein Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Mollusken des Kap- und Natallandes und zur Geographischen Verbreitung derselben mit Beschreibung und Abbildung der neuen Arten. Ebner and Seubert, Stuttgart, 140 pp., 6 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13936#/summary
page(s): 43. [details]   

original description  (of Patella oculus var. planulata W. H. Turton, 1932) Turton W.H. (1932). <i>Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa</i>. Humphrey Milford, London, xvi + 331 pp., 70 pls.
page(s): 163, pl. 37, sp. 1160. [details]   

basis of record Nakano T. & Ozawa T. (2007). Worldwide phylogeography of limpets of the order Patellogastropoda: molecular, morphological and paleontological evidence. <i>Journal of Molluscan Studies</i> 73(1): 79–99. [details]   

additional source Koufopanou et al (1999). A molecular phylogeny of the patellid limpets (Gastropoda: Patellidae) and its implications for the origins of their antitropical distribution Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 11(1):138-156  [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

English South African eye limpet [from synonym]eye limpet [from synonym]  [details]
German Augen-Napfschnecke [from synonym]  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Patella oculus USNM 1197353)
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