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Cantareus apertus (Born, 1778)

1002156  (

Cornu apertus (Born, 1778) (superseded generic combination)
Helix aperta Born, 1778 (original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Type locality contained in France  
type locality contained in France [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Cantareus apertus (Born, 1778). Accessed at: on 2019-07-15
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original description  (of Helix naticoides Draparnaud, 1801) Draparnaud, J.-P.-R. (1801). Tableau des mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles de la France. <em>Montpellier / Paris (Renaud / Bossange, Masson & Besson).</em> 1-116., available online at
page(s): 78 [details]   

original description  (of Helix aperta Born, 1778) Born, I. (1778). Index rerum naturalium Musei Cæsarei Vindobonensis. Pars Testacea. Verzeichniß der natürlichen Seltenheiten des k. k. Naturalien Cabinets zu Wien. Erster Theil. Schalthiere. [1-40], 1-458, [1-82]. Vindobonae; (Kraus)., available online at
page(s): 399 [details]   

basis of record Bank, R. A.; Neubert, E. (2017). Checklist of the land and freshwater Gastropoda of Europe. Last update: July 16th, 2017. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

Syntype (of Helix aperta Born, 1778) NHMW MO 14005 [details]