CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Littorinimorpha (order)  »  Ovulidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 156076 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Aclyvolva coarctata    (G.B. Sowerby II in A. Adams & Reeve, 1848)
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Ovulidae (allied cowries) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: [an allied cowrie]
Recent Synonyms: Hiatavolva rugosa
Hiatavolva coarctata
Organism Type: an allied cowrie
Parent Codes
(if any)
24 156910
World Register of Marine Species accepted 2016-05-10 view at WoRMS - potential occurrences at OBIS
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Lorenz, F. Fehse, D., 2009. The living Ovulidae. A manual of the families of allied cowries: Ovulidae, Pediculariidae and Eocypraeidae. ConchBooks, Heckenheim, Germany 651pp.
Scientific Name
verified against
Reijnen, B.T. van der Meij, S.E.T., 2019. Systematics of the subfamily Aclyvolvinae (Caenogastropoda: Ovulidae) based on molecular and morphometric analyses., Journal of Molluscan Studies: 1-12. . doi:10.1093/mollus/eyz020

Record details

Record entered on 31-Aug-2012 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 16-Sep-2019 08:23 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update name
Modification history:
16-SEP-2019: update name (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Hiatavolva)
 (previous species name: rugosa)
 (previous authority: Cate & Azuma in Cate)
 (previous publication year: 1973)
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