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oa Annals of the Natal Museum - Taxonomic studies on the marine Mollusca of southern Africa and Mozambique. Part 1

Volume 23, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0304-0798

 

Abstract

Twenty-one new species are descriptionbed: Acmaea (Tectura) maraisi (Acmaeidae); Solariella durbanensis, Gibbula (Calliotrochus) cummingae (Trochidae); Parviturboides habrotima, Uzamakiella natalensis (Vitrinellidae): Couthouyia pasithea, C. mzambana (Fossaridae); Rissopsis tuba (Rissoidae); Epitonium pteroen (Epitoniidae); Heliacus (Mangonuia) smithae (Architectonicidae); Coralliophila (Liniaxis) groschi (Coralliophilidae); Mitrella graevei (Columbellidae); Kanamarua rehderi (Buccinidae); Volvarinella procrita, Marginella stuarti, M. youngi, M. nevillana (Marginellidae); Paracuneus cockae, Tritonoturris obesa, T. phaula, Isodaphne albolineata (Turridae). New synomyms: Nerita tomlini Turton, 1933 = Neritina auriculata Lamarck, 1816 (Neritidae); Fossarus globulosus Turton, 1932 = Couthouyia incerta (Turton, 1932) (Fossaridae); Epidromus crebrilirata Sowerby, 1903 = Nivitriton fictilis (Hinds, 1844) (Buccinidae); Columbella dibolos Barnard, 1964 = Mitrolumna stepheni (Melvill & Standen, 1897) (Turridae); Lithophaga barnardi Boshoff, 1965 = L. lima (Lamy, 1919) (Mytilidae). New combinations: Spectamen franciscana (Barnard, 1963) - ex Solariella; Oxystele tigrina (Anton, 1839) - ex 'Chemnitz' (non-binomial) (Trochidae); Brookula gemmula (Turton, 1932) - ex Scalaria; Liotella cancellata (Krauss, 1848) - ex Solarium (Cyclostrematidae); Orbitestella gemmulata (Turton, 1932) - ex Homalogyra (Orbitestellidae); Couthouyia incerta (Turton, 1932) - ex Fossarus (Fossaridae); Coralliophila (Rhombothais) rosacea (E. A. Smith, 1903) - ex Latiaxis (Coralliophilidae); Nivitriton fictilis (Hinds, 1844) - ex Colubraria (Buccinidae); Paracuneus platystoma (E. A. Smith, 1877) - ex Drillia, Tritonoturris natalensis (Barnard, 1958) - ex Philbertia, Mitrolumna stepheni (Melvill & Standen, 1897) - ex Mitromorpha (Turridae). New records: Turcica stellata A. Adams, 1864, Ethalia striolata A. Adams, 1855 (Trochidae); Neritina auriculata Lamarck, 1816 (Neritidae); Sigaretornus planus (A. Adams, 1850) (Vitrinellidae); Strombus wilsoni Abbott, 1967 (Strombidae); Coralliophila erosa (Röding, 1798), C. violacea (Kiener, 1836), C. costularis (Lamarck, 1822), C. squamosissima (E. A. Smith, 1876), Quoyula monodonta (Blainville, 1832), Rapa rapa (Linné, 1758), Magilus antiquus Montfort, 1810 (Coralliophilidae); Kermia tessellata (Hinds, 1843), Daphnella lymneiformis (Kiener, 1840), D. rissoides (Reeve, 1843), D. delicata (Reeve, 1846), D. cyclophora (Deshayes, 1863), Mitrolumna stepheni (Melvill & Standen, 1897) (Turridae); Lithophaga zitteliana Dunker, 1882, L. lima (Lamy, 1919) (Mytilidae); Hiatula clouei Bertin, 1880 (Psammobiidae); Petricola madreporica (Jousseaume, 1859) (Petricolidae). Rejected records: Umbonium vestiarum (Linné; 1758) (Trochidae); Petricola lajonkairei Payraudeau, 1826, based on P. divergens (Gmelin, 1791), juv. (Petricolidae); Psammotaea donacioides Reeve, 1857, based on Hiatula clouei Bertin, 1880 (Psammobiidae).

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