WoRMS name details

Meroë menstrualis sensu Reeve, 1864

540962  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:540962)

 unaccepted (misspelling)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Reeve, L. A. (1864). Monograph of the genus <i>Meroë</i>. In: <i>Conchologia Iconica, or, illustrations of the shells of molluscous animals</i>, vol. 15, pl. 1-3 and unpaginated text. L. Reeve & Co., London. [stated date: March 1864]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10972377 [details]   
Nomenclature Article 27 of the ICZN code determines that no diacritic or other mark is to be used in a scientific name. Hence, although...  
Nomenclature Article 27 of the ICZN code determines that no diacritic or other mark is to be used in a scientific name. Hence, although Schumacher used Meroë in the original publication, the name of this genus must be corrected to Meroe [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Meroë menstrualis sensu Reeve, 1864. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=540962 on 2022-05-16
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2010-11-10 15:53:17Z
created
2010-11-10 16:07:33Z
checked
2013-09-02 08:11:54Z
changed
2021-07-15 21:15:58Z
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original description Reeve, L. A. (1864). Monograph of the genus <i>Meroë</i>. In: <i>Conchologia Iconica, or, illustrations of the shells of molluscous animals</i>, vol. 15, pl. 1-3 and unpaginated text. L. Reeve & Co., London. [stated date: March 1864]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10972377 [details]   

source of synonymy Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world's marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From editor or global species database
Nomenclature Article 27 of the ICZN code determines that no diacritic or other mark is to be used in a scientific name. Hence, although Schumacher used Meroë in the original publication, the name of this genus must be corrected to Meroe [details]