WoRMS taxon details

Abyssochrysos melvilli (Schepman, 1909)

345313  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:345313)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Argyropeza melvilli Schepman, 1909) Schepman M.M. (1909) The Prosobranchia of the Siboga Expedition. Part II. Taenioglossa and Ptenoglossa. <i>Siboga-Expeditie</i>, 49b: 107-231, pls. 10-16. Leiden, E.J. Brill., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34314909
page(s): 170, pl. 12, fig. 1. [details]   
Type locality contained in Sulu Sea  
type locality contained in Sulu Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Abyssochrysos melvilli (Schepman, 1909). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=345313 on 2021-10-19
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2008-05-17 20:11:27Z
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2010-02-25 16:13:08Z
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2017-07-28 04:17:16Z
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original description  (of Argyropeza melvilli Schepman, 1909) Schepman M.M. (1909) The Prosobranchia of the Siboga Expedition. Part II. Taenioglossa and Ptenoglossa. <i>Siboga-Expeditie</i>, 49b: 107-231, pls. 10-16. Leiden, E.J. Brill., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34314909
page(s): 170, pl. 12, fig. 1. [details]   

original description  (of Abyssochrysos tomlini Barnard, 1963) Barnard, K. H. (1963). Contributions to the knowledge of South African marine Mollusca. Part III. Gastropoda: Prosobranchiata: Taenioglossa. <em>i>Annals of the South African Museum</i.</em> 47(1): 1-199., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40854388
page(s): 143, fig. 27f. [details]   

original description  (of Argyropeza suvaensis Ladd, 1977 †) Ladd H.S. (1977). Cenozoic fossil mollusks from western Pacific islands; Gastropods (Eratoidae through Harpidae). <em>U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper.</em> 533: i–iv, 1–84, pls 1–23.
page(s): 15, pl. 1, fig. 3; pl. 21, fig. 8. [details]   

basis of record Houbrick R.S. 1979. Classification and systematic relationships of the Abyssochrysidae, a relict family of bathyal snails (Prosobranchia; Gastropoda). <i>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology</i> 290: 1-21., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/smithsoniancontributions/Zoology/pdf_hi/SCTZ-0290.pdf
page(s): 10, figs 7-10. [details]   

additional source Bouchet P. (1991). New records and new species of <i>Abyssochrysos</i> (Mollusca, Caenogastropoda). <i>Journal of Natural History</i> 25(2): 305-313 [details]   
 
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