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Stomatella orbiculata A. Adams, 1850

215207  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215207)

 unaccepted (original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Adams, A. (1850). An arrangement of Stomatellidae, including the characters of a new genus, and of several new species. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 18: 29–40.</em>
page(s): 31 [details]   
Type locality contained in Mozambique  
type locality contained in Mozambique [details]
Note four syntypes in NHMUK 1968115  
From editor or global species database
Type material four syntypes in NHMUK 1968115 [details]
Description Small, flat, rounded, ear-shaped shell, up to 1 cm long, resembling Haliotis, but without perforations, small operculum....  
Description Small, flat, rounded, ear-shaped shell, up to 1 cm long, resembling Haliotis, but without perforations, small operculum. Exterior pinkish or green, aperture pearly. The animal is much larger than the shell. Habitat: lower eulittoral rock. Distribution: W. Indian Ocean. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Stomatella orbiculata A. Adams, 1850. Accessed at: http://www.molluscabase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215207 on 2019-06-17
Date
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
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2002-07-21 12:48:32Z
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2019-06-11 12:47:24Z
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2019-06-15 10:53:05Z
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original description Adams, A. (1850). An arrangement of Stomatellidae, including the characters of a new genus, and of several new species. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 18: 29–40.</em>
page(s): 31 [details]   

basis of record Dautzenberg, Ph. (1929). Contribution à l'étude de la faune de Madagascar: Mollusca marina testacea. Faune des colonies françaises, III(fasc. 4). Société d'Editions géographiques, maritimes et coloniales: Paris. 321-636, plates IV-VII pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Adams, A. (1854). Monograph of Stomatellinae, a sub-family of Trochidae. Pp. 827–846, pls 173–175, in: Sowerby, G.B. 1842–87. Thesaurus conchyliorum, Vol. 2. London: Sowerby.
page(s): 838, pl. 174, figs 23, 24. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Description Small, flat, rounded, ear-shaped shell, up to 1 cm long, resembling Haliotis, but without perforations, small operculum. Exterior pinkish or green, aperture pearly. The animal is much larger than the shell. Habitat: lower eulittoral rock. Distribution: W. Indian Ocean. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Type material four syntypes in NHMUK 1968115 [details]