WoRMS taxon details

Harpa costata (Linnaeus, 1758)

208159  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208159)

accepted
Species
Buccinum costatum Linnaeus, 1758 · unaccepted (original combination)
Harpa costata var. laetifica Melvill, 1916 · unaccepted (junior synonym)
marine
(of Buccinum costatum Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description Distribution: restricted to Mauritius and Rodriguez (Walls, 1980)  
Description Distribution: restricted to Mauritius and Rodriguez (Walls, 1980) [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Harpa costata (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208159 on 2022-08-14
Date
action
by
1997-03-01 15:31:58Z
created
2001-12-09 13:54:23Z
changed
2010-10-01 21:22:21Z
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original description  (of Buccinum costatum Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Harpa costata var. laetifica Melvill, 1916) Melvill, J. C. (1916). Notes on the genus Harpa. <em>Journal of Conchology.</em> 15(1): 25-32, 15(2): 33-40., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31904266
page(s): 31 [details]   

original description  (of Harpa laetifica Melvill, 1916) Melvill, J. C. (1916). Notes on the genus Harpa. <em>Journal of Conchology.</em> 15(1): 25-32, 15(2): 33-40., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31904266 [details]   

original description  (of Harpa multicostata G. B. Sowerby I, 1822) Sowerby, G. B. I. (1821-1834). <i>The genera of recent and fossil shells, for the use of students, in conchology and geology</i>. Published in 42 numbers. Vol. 1, pls 1-126 [1821-1825]; vol. 2, pls 127-262 + text (unpaginated) [1825-1834]. London: Sowerby. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45486673
page(s): 3 [241], fig. 1 [details]   

original description  (of Harpa imperialis Lamarck, 1822) Lamarck, [J.-B. M.] de. (1822). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome septième. Paris: published by the Author, 711 pp. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47433
page(s): 254-255 [details]   

basis of record Dautzenberg P. (1929). Contribution à l'étude de la faune de Madagascar: Mollusca marina testacea. <i>Faune des colonies françaises</i>, 3(4): 321-636, pls 4-7. Société d'Editions géographiques, maritimes et coloniales, Paris. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Walls, J. G. (1980). <i>Conchs, tibias and harps. A survey of the molluscan families Strombidae and Harpidae</i>. <em>Hong Kong: TFH Publications.</em>  [details]   

additional source Dance S.P. & Poppe G.T. (1999). Family Harpidae. In : A Conchological Iconography. ConchBooks. 69 pp.  [details]   

additional source Rehder H.A. (1973). The family Harpidae of the world. Indo-Pacific Mollusca 3(16) : 207-274., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/46313116 [details]   

additional source Rosenberg, G. 1992. <i>Encyclopedia of Seashells</i>. Dorset: New York. 224 pp.
page(s): 94 [details]   
 
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From other sources
Description Distribution: restricted to Mauritius and Rodriguez (Walls, 1980) [details]
LanguageName 
English ribbed harpimperial harp  [details]
German Gerippte Harfenschnecke  [details]