CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 24 165047 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Mammilla fibrosa    (Gray, 1850)
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Naticidae (sand & moon snails) - show full list
Common Name: [a sand snail]

Occurrence locations [11] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Recent Synonyms: Polinices (Mammilla) fibrosa
Polinices fibrosa
Organism Type: a sand snail
Parent Codes: 24 165907     Mammilla spp.

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-01-11
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Wilson, B., 1993, Australian Marine Shells. Prosobranch Gastropods Pt I. Odyssey Publishing, Leederville, W.A.
Scientific Name
verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.

Record details

Record entered on 30-Sep-2003 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 2-Mar-2017 13:07 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add synonym
Modification history:
06-JUN-2011: delete synonym (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous authority: (Eydoux& Souleyet))
25-JUN-2012: updated (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Polinices)
 (previous authority: (Eydoux & Souleyet))
 (previous publication year: 1852)
02-MAR-2017: add synonym (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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