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Burtoa nilotica (L. Pfeiffer, 1861)

1058529  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Type locality contained in Sudan  
type locality contained in Sudan [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Burtoa nilotica (L. Pfeiffer, 1861). Accessed at: on 2019-01-16
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original description  (ofBulimus niloticus L. Pfeiffer, 1861) Pfeiffer, L. (1861). Descriptions of forty-seven new species of land-shells, from the collection of H. Cuming, Esq. <em>Proceedings of the zoological Society of London.</em> 29 (1): 20-29, pl. 2-3.
page(s): 24 [details]   

basis of record Pilsbry, H.A. (1919). A review of the land mollusks of the Belgian Congo chiefly based on the collections of the American Museum Congo Expedition, 1909-1915. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 40: 1-370, pls I-XXIII.
page(s): 84 [details]   

additional source Bruggen, A.C. van. (1977). Some southern African Achatinidae (Mollusca, Gastropoda Pulmonata) in American museums, with the description of a new species. <em>Proceedings of the Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Series C, 80(4): 245–256.</em>
page(s): 254; note: As Burtoa nilotica benoiti [details]   

additional source Smith, E.A. (1895). On a small collection of land-shells from Central Africa. <em>Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London 1(7): 323–325.</em>
page(s): 323 [details]   

additional source Bruggen, A.C. van (1967). Miscellaneous notes on Southern African Gastropoda Euthyneura (Mollusca). Zoologische Verhandelingen, 91: 1-34, 1 plate. Leiden.
page(s): 24 [details]   

additional source Bruggen, A.C. van & Van Goethem, J.L. (2001). Prolegomena for a checklist of the terrestrial mollusks of the Upemba National Park, Katanga, D.R. Congo. <em>Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Biologie 71: 151–168.</em>
page(s): 157 [details]   
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