WoRMS taxon details

Oxygyrus W. H. Benson, 1835

137688  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137688)

accepted
Genus
marine
Benson, W. H. (1835). Account of <i>Oxygyrus</i> a new genus of pelagian shells allied to the genus <i>Atlanta</i> of Lesueur, with a note on some other pelagian shells lately taken on board of the ship Malcolm. <em>Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal.</em> 4: 173-176., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37189374 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2023). MolluscaBase. Oxygyrus W. H. Benson, 1835. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137688 on 2023-01-26
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-03-20 08:13:00Z
changed
2011-10-27 14:25:45Z
checked
2020-04-05 20:43:33Z
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original description Benson, W. H. (1835). Account of <i>Oxygyrus</i> a new genus of pelagian shells allied to the genus <i>Atlanta</i> of Lesueur, with a note on some other pelagian shells lately taken on board of the ship Malcolm. <em>Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal.</em> 4: 173-176., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37189374 [details]   

original description  (of Atys (Sphaeratys) F. Nordsieck, 1972) Nordsieck, F. (1972). <i>Die europäischen Meeresschnecken (Opisthobranchia mit Pyramidellidae; Rissoacea). Vom Eismeer bis Kapverden, Mittelmeer und Schwarzes Meer</i>. Gustav Fischer, Stuttgart. XIII + 327 pp.
page(s): 29 [details]   

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/ocrd/254404.pdf [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Japanese ヒレウキガイ属  [details]
Oxygyrus inflatus Benson, 1835Shell from  Tyro seamount, central North Atlantic (actual size 2.5 mm)
 Oxygyrus inflatus B...
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Oxygyrus inflatus
 Oxygyrus inflatus
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