WoRMS taxon details

Turbo argyrostomus Linnaeus, 1758

216371  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216371)

accepted
Species
marine
recent + fossil
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): 764 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description Silver-mouthed Turban up to 8 cm, main body whorl with 20 distinct spiral ribs, mostly flat-topped, some with fluted...  
Description Silver-mouthed Turban up to 8 cm, main body whorl with 20 distinct spiral ribs, mostly flat-topped, some with fluted scales. Colour cream with patches of green and brown, and broken lines of black; apex almost always pink, aperture pearly white. Outer surface of operculum granular, slightly greenish-brown. Habitat: Middle eulittoral uner coral and boulders, Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Turbo argyrostomus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216371 on 2021-05-12
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2009-08-29 16:17:48Z
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2010-10-15 10:40:01Z
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2012-07-11 02:08:44Z
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2016-12-30 19:47:28Z
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original description 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): 764 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Lunatica taitensis Noodt, 1819) Noodt, J. (1819). Museum Boltenianum: Verzeichnis der von dem gestorbenen J. F. Bolten... hinterlassenen vortrefflichen Sammlung Conchylien, Mineralien und Kunstsachen die am 26. April d.J., Morgens um 10 Uhr öffentlich verkauft werden sollen durch den Makler J. Noodt. Conrad Müller, Hamburg, pp. vi + 156, 4 pls. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/59289439 [details]   

basis of record Drivas, J. & Jay, M. (1987). Coquillages de La Réunion et de l'Île Maurice. Collection Les Beautés de la Nature. Delachaux et Niestlé: Neuchâtel. ISBN 2-603-00654-1. 159 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Jarrett, A.G. (2000) Marine Shells of the Seychelles. Carole Green Publishing, Cambridge, xiv + 149 pp. NIZT 682
page(s): 7. [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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Silver-mouthed Turban up to 8 cm, main body whorl with 20 distinct spiral ribs, mostly flat-topped, some with fluted scales. Colour cream with patches of green and brown, and broken lines of black; apex almost always pink, aperture pearly white. Outer surface of operculum granular, slightly greenish-brown. Habitat: Middle eulittoral uner coral and boulders, Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
LanguageName 
English silver-mouthed turbansilvermouth turban  [details]
German Silbermund-Turbanschnecke  [details]
Japanese チョウセンサザエ  [details]