WoRMS taxon details

Afrocominella capensis simoniana (Petit de la Saussaye, 1852)

To MNHN Type collection (IM 2000-6441)
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581144  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:581144)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Type locality contained in Cape Agulhas  
type locality contained in Cape Agulhas [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Afrocominella capensis simoniana (Petit de la Saussaye, 1852). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=581144 on 2022-07-04
2011-10-02 09:38:56Z
2020-05-15 08:35:40Z

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original description  (of Cominella elongata Dunker, 1857) Dunker, W. (1857). Mollusca nova collectionis Cumingianae. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 24: 354-358., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12860914
page(s): 356 [details]   

original description  (of Cominella alfredensis Bartsch, 1915) Bartsch, P. (1925). Report on the Turton Collection of South African marine mollusks, with additional notes on other South African shells contained in the United States National Museum. <em>Bulletin. United States National Museum.</em> 91: xii + 305 pp., 54 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32699
page(s): 48, pl. 3, fig. 7. [details]   

original description  (of Euthria multistriata W. H. Turton, 1932) Turton W.H. (1932). <i>Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa</i>. Humphrey Milford, London, xvi + 331 pp., 70 pls.
page(s): 54, pl. 12, sp. 405. [details]   

original description  (of Glypteuthria solidissima Tomlin, 1932) Tomlin, J. R. le B. (1932). Reports on the marine Mollusca in the collection of the South African Museum. 6-8. Families Fasciolariidae, Fissurellidae, Buccinidae. <em>Annals of the South African Museum.</em> 30: 157-169., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40855798
page(s): 166, fig. 7. [details]   

basis of record Kilburn R.N., Marais J.P. & Fraussen K. (2010) Buccinidae. Pp. 16-52, in: Marais A.P. & Seccombe A.D. (eds), Identification guide to the seashells of South Africa. Volume 1. Groenkloof: Centre for Molluscan Studies. 376 pp. [details]   

additional source Herbert, D.G., Jones, G.J. & Atkinson, L.J. (2018). Phylum Mollusca. In: Atkinson, L.J. and Sink, K.J. (eds) Field Guide to the Offshore Marine Invertebrates of South Africa. Malachite Marketing and Media: Pretoria. Pp. 249–320. , available online at http://doi.org/10.15493/SAEON.PUB.10000001
page(s): 267 [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

English elongate whelk [from synonym]  [details]
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[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Cominella alfredensis Holotype USNM 187019)
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[hosted externally; from synonym]