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Nodilittorina africana (F. Krauss in Philippi, 1847)

211291  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:211291)

 unaccepted (superseded combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Litorina africana F. Krauss in Philippi, 1847) Philippi R A. (1842-1850). Abbildungen und Beschreibungen neuer oder wenig gekannter Conchylien unter Mithülfe meherer deutscher Conchyliologen. Cassel, T. Fischer: Vol. 1: 1-20 [1842], 21-76 [1843], 77-186 [1844], 187-204 [1845]; Vol. 2: 1-64 [1845], 65-152 [1846], 153-232 [1847] ; Vol. 3: 1-50 [1847], 51-82 [1848], 1-88 [1849], 89-138 [1850]. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41582
page(s): Vol. 2, 199, Litorina pl. 4, fig. 10. [details]   
Description Smooth shell up to 1.5 cm, with short pointed spire. Colour pale blue with upper whorls brown. Habitat: on rocks in...  
Description Smooth shell up to 1.5 cm, with short pointed spire. Colour pale blue with upper whorls brown. Habitat: on rocks in sheltered supralittoral. Distribution: W Indian Ocean. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Nodilittorina africana (F. Krauss in Philippi, 1847). Accessed at: http://molluscabase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=211291 on 2019-09-15
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1998-01-13 12:02:14Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2010-01-18 16:02:54Z
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2010-01-27 14:30:53Z
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2010-12-01 13:53:47Z
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2019-08-29 08:45:41Z
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original description  (of Litorina africana F. Krauss in Philippi, 1847) Philippi R A. (1842-1850). Abbildungen und Beschreibungen neuer oder wenig gekannter Conchylien unter Mithülfe meherer deutscher Conchyliologen. Cassel, T. Fischer: Vol. 1: 1-20 [1842], 21-76 [1843], 77-186 [1844], 187-204 [1845]; Vol. 2: 1-64 [1845], 65-152 [1846], 153-232 [1847] ; Vol. 3: 1-50 [1847], 51-82 [1848], 1-88 [1849], 89-138 [1850]. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41582
page(s): Vol. 2, 199, Litorina pl. 4, fig. 10. [details]   

additional source Steyn, D.G. & Lussi, M. (1998) Marine Shells of South Africa. An Illustrated Collector's Guide to Beached Shells. Ekogilde Publishers, Hartebeespoort, South Africa, ii + 264 pp.
page(s): 32 [details]   

source of synonymy Reid D.G. (2007) The genus <i>Echinolittorina</i> Habe, 1956 (Gastropoda: Littorinidae) in the Indo-West Pacific Ocean. <i>Zootaxa</i> 1420: 1-161. [8 March 2007]  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Smooth shell up to 1.5 cm, with short pointed spire. Colour pale blue with upper whorls brown. Habitat: on rocks in sheltered supralittoral. Distribution: W Indian Ocean. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
LanguageName 
English African perwinkle  [details]

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