WoRMS taxon details

Aesopus algoensis (G. B. Sowerby III, 1892)

511658  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:511658)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Columbella algoensis G. B. Sowerby III, 1892) Sowerby, G. B., III. (1892). Marine shells of South Africa. A catalogue of all the known species with references to figures in various works, descriptions of new species, and figures of such as are new, little known, or hitherto unfigured. London: G. B. Sowerby. 89 pp., 5 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1353472
page(s): 22, pl. 1, fig. 21. [details]   
Type locality contained in Algoa Bay  
type locality contained in Algoa Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Aesopus algoensis (G. B. Sowerby III, 1892). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=511658 on 2021-08-04
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2010-09-01 19:50:42Z
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original description  (of Columbella algoensis G. B. Sowerby III, 1892) Sowerby, G. B., III. (1892). Marine shells of South Africa. A catalogue of all the known species with references to figures in various works, descriptions of new species, and figures of such as are new, little known, or hitherto unfigured. London: G. B. Sowerby. 89 pp., 5 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1353472
page(s): 22, pl. 1, fig. 21. [details]   

new combination reference Lussi M. (2001) Revision of the genus <i>Aesopus</i> Gould, 1860 in South Africa with the description of a new species (Gastropoda: Prosobranchia: Neogastropoda). <i>Malacologia Mostra Mondiale</i> 35: 23-28. [October 2001] [details]   

identification resource Kilburn R.N. & Marais J.P. (2010) Columbellidae. Pp. 60-104, in: Marais A.P. & Seccombe A.D. (eds), Identification guide to the seashells of South Africa. Volume 1. Groenkloof: Centre for Molluscan Studies. 376 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality