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Cookeconcha contorta Solem, 1976

1264255  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1264255)

accepted
Species
Helix contorta Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 (invalid: junior homonym of Helix contorta Linnaeus, 1758)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Solem, A. (1976). Endodontoid land snails from Pacific Islands (Mollusca : Pulmonata : Sigmurethra). Part I, Family Endodontidae. Fieldiana. Zoology. 508 pp. Chicago., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/20377#page/7/mode/1up [details]   
Nomenclature Helix contorta Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 is a homonoym of Helix contorta Linnaeus, 1758 and therefore invalid. This makes Solem...  
Nomenclature Helix contorta Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 is a homonoym of Helix contorta Linnaeus, 1758 and therefore invalid. This makes Solem the author of the name Cookeconcha contorta (not contortus as used by Solem) [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Cookeconcha contorta Solem, 1976. Accessed at: http://molluscabase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1264255 on 2018-07-18
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original description Solem, A. (1976). Endodontoid land snails from Pacific Islands (Mollusca : Pulmonata : Sigmurethra). Part I, Family Endodontidae. Fieldiana. Zoology. 508 pp. Chicago., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/20377#page/7/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofHelix contorta Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) Freycinet, L. C. D. D.; Gaimard, P.; Quoy, J. R. C. (1824). Voyage autour du monde : entrepris par ordre du roi... execute sur les corvettes de S. M. l'Uranie et la Physicienne, pendant les annees 1817, 1818, 1819 et 1820. Zoologie par MM., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.63985
page(s): 469 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Nomenclature Helix contorta Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 is a homonoym of Helix contorta Linnaeus, 1758 and therefore invalid. This makes Solem the author of the name Cookeconcha contorta (not contortus as used by Solem) [details]