WoRMS taxon details

Galeomma turtoni W. Turton, 1825

140017  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140017)

accepted
Species
marine
Turton W. (1825). Description of some new British shells. <i>Zoological Journal</i>, 2: 361-367, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2255625
page(s): 361; pl. 13 fig. 1 [details]   
Note not stated [Great Britain]  
From editor or global species database
Type locality not stated [Great Britain] [details]
Distribution Even though Pelseneer (1881b) mentioned Galeomma turtoni for our Belgian coast, we are not sure if the species indeed can...  
Distribution Even though Pelseneer (1881b) mentioned Galeomma turtoni for our Belgian coast, we are not sure if the species indeed can be found here. [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Galeomma turtoni W. Turton, 1825. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140017 on 2022-05-18
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2012-02-11 21:15:02Z
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2013-11-17 13:05:07Z
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original description Turton W. (1825). Description of some new British shells. <i>Zoological Journal</i>, 2: 361-367, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2255625
page(s): 361; pl. 13 fig. 1 [details]   

original description  (of Parthenope formosa Scacchi, 1833) Scacchi A. (1833). Osservazioni Zoologiche. Napoli, Tipi della Società Tipografica. 1: 1-12 [February]; 2: 13-27 [May]. , available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35752103
page(s): 8-10 [details]   

original description  (of Galeomma pileum Brusina, 1866) Brusina, S. (1866). Contribuzione pella fauna dei molluschi dalmati. <em>Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-königlichen Zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien.</em> 16 (Beilage): 1-134, 1 pl., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41695 [details]   

original description  (of Hiatella polii Gray, 1851) Gray, J. E. (1851). <i>List of the Specimens of British Animals in the Collection of the British Museum. Part VII, Molluscas Acephala and Brachiopoda</i>. London, Taylor, 167 pp. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/117260
page(s): 81 [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]   

additional source Gofas S. (1991). The family Galeommatidae (Bivalvia: Leptonacea) in the Eastern Atlantic. <i>The Veliger</i> 34(4): 344-353, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/42479070 [details]   

additional source Popham, M. L. (1940). The mantle cavity of some of the Erycinidae, Montacutidae and Galeommatidae with special reference to the ciliary mechanisms. <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom.</em> 24(2): 549-587., available online at http://plymsea.ac.uk/id/eprint/1175/1/The_mantle_cavity_of_some_of_the_erycinidae,_montacutidae_and_galeommatidae_with_special_reference_to_the__ciliary_mechanisms.pdf [details]   

additional source Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 2189: 1–218., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02189p218f.pdf [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Gittenberger, E. (1991). The authorship of the species group name Galeomma turtoni (Bivalvia: Galeommatacea). <em>Basteria.</em> 55 (1-3): 89. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

identification resource Cosel R. von & Gofas S. (2019). Marine bivalves of tropical West Africa: from Rio de Oro to southern Angola. <em>Faune et Flore Tropicales.</em> 48: 1-1104.
page(s): 472 [details]   
 
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    Definitions

From editor or global species database
Authority Specific name turtoni introduced in a footnote of the paper signed "Editors" (i.e. Thomas Bell, John George Children, James De Carle Sowerby and G. B. Sowerby I); the name is usually attributed to G.B. Sowerby I. There are several papers addressing this question and a comprehensive discussion in R.E. Petit (2009: Zootaxa, 2189: 197) who is followed here. [details]

Type locality not stated [Great Britain] [details]

From other sources
Distribution Even though Pelseneer (1881b) mentioned Galeomma turtoni for our Belgian coast, we are not sure if the species indeed can be found here. [details]

Spelling Galoemma turtoni on page 275 in Ardovini and Cossignani in contrast with Galeomma turtoni on page 50 of the same source [details]
LanguageName 
English Turton's weasel-eye  [details]
German Turtons Wieselauge  [details]