WoRMS taxon details

Purpura persica (Linnaeus, 1758)

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208648  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208648)

accepted
Species
Buccinum persicum Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Buccinum rudolphi Chemnitz, 1788 (unavailable name, pulished in a work rejected y ICZN Direction 1; available from Lamarck, 1822)
Purpura rudolphi (Chemnitz, 1788) (unavailable name published in a non-binominal work placed on the Official Index)
marine
(of Buccinum persicum 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
page(s): 738 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description Large, thick shell, up to 10 cm, with large body whorl, very expanded aperture and a short, blunt spire. Surface...  
Description Large, thick shell, up to 10 cm, with large body whorl, very expanded aperture and a short, blunt spire. Surface sculptured with spiralled, widely beaded cords with plain spiral cords between. Columella almost straight. Colour chocolate-brown with white spaces between beads on the beaded cords; aperture and columella white. Habitat: shallow rocky areas. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Purpura persica (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208648 on 2021-08-02
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1997-03-01 15:31:58Z
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2002-01-09 18:51:18Z
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2009-05-30 14:45:21Z
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original description  (of Buccinum persicum 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
page(s): 738 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Purpura aterrima Lesson, 1842) Lesson R.P. (1842). Mollusques recueillis dans la mer du Sud et l'Océan Atlantique. <em>Revue Zoologique par la Société Cuviérienne.</em> 5: 184-187., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14714713
page(s): 186 [details]   

original description  (of Purpura inerma Reeve, 1846) Reeve, L. A. (1846). Monograph of the genus <i>Purpura</i>. In: <i>Conchologia iconica, or, illustrations of the shells of molluscous animals</i>, Vol. 3. L. Reeve & Co., London. Pls. 1-13 and unpaginated text [pls. 2, 3, Jul. 1846; 4-8, Aug. 1846; 9-12, Sept. 1846; 1, 13, Oct. 1846]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11118701 [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 Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Claremont M., Vermeij G.J., Williams S.T. & Reid D.G. (2013) Global phylogeny and new classification of the Rapaninae (Gastropoda: Muricidae), dominant molluscan predators on tropical rocky seashores. <i>Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution</i> 66: 91–102. [Published online 28 September 2012; Code-compliant paper version published January 2013] [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Large, thick shell, up to 10 cm, with large body whorl, very expanded aperture and a short, blunt spire. Surface sculptured with spiralled, widely beaded cords with plain spiral cords between. Columella almost straight. Colour chocolate-brown with white spaces between beads on the beaded cords; aperture and columella white. Habitat: shallow rocky areas. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
LanguageName 
English Rudolph's purpuraprincely purplePersian purpura  [details]
German Persische Purpurschnecke  [details]
Japanese ホソスジテツボラ  [details]
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