1887

oa Annals of the Natal Museum - Turridae (Mollusca: Gastropoda) of southern Africa and Mozambique. Part 4. Subfamilies Drilliinae, Crassispirinae and Strictispirinae

Volume 29, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0304-0798

 

Abstract

71 species (42 previously undescriptionbed) are covered: Drilliinae (33 species), Strictispirinae (3), Crassispirinae (35). New genera: Orrmaesia, Acinodrillia (Drilliinae); Inkinga (Strictispirinae); Naudedrillia, Nquma, Psittacodrillia, Calcatodrillia, Funa (Crassispirinae). New species: Drilliinae: Acinodrillia viscum, A. amazimba; Clavus groschi; Tylotiella isibopho, T. basipunctata, T. papilio, T. herberti, T. sulekile, T. quadrata, Agladrillia ukuminxa, A. piscorum; Drillia (Drillia) spirostachys, D. (Clathrodrillia) connelli; Orrmaesia dorsicosta, O. nucella; Splendrillia mikrokamelos, S. kylix, S. alabastrum, S. skambos, S. sarda, S. daviesi. Crassispirinae: Crassiclava balteata; Inquisitor nodicostatus, I. arctatus, I. latiriformis, I. isabella, Funa fraterculus, F. asra; Naudedrillia filosa, N. perardua, N. cerea, N. angulata, N. nealyoungi, N. mitromorpha; Pseudexomilus fenestratus; Ceritoturris nataliae; Nquma scalpta; Haedropleura summa; Mauidrillia felina; Calcatodrillia chamaeleon, C. hololeukos; Buchema dichroma. New generic records: Clavus Montfort, 1810, Tylotiella Habe, 1958, Iredalea Oliver, 1915, Splendrillia Hedley, 1922, Agladrillia Woodring, 1928 (Drilliinae); Paradrillia Makiyama, 1940 (Strictispirinae); Crassiclava McLean, 1971, Pseudexomilus Powell, 1944, Haedropleura Monterosato in Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1883, Mauidrillia Powell, 1942, Buchema Corea, 1934, Ceritoturris Dall, 1924 (Crassispirinae) . New species records: Iredalea exilis (Pease, 1868), Clavus unizonalis (Lamarck, 1822) (Drilliinae); Paradrillia melvilli Powell, 1969 (Strictispirinae); Funa tayloriana (Reeve, 1846), Turridrupa cincta (Lamarck, 1822), T. acutigemmata (E. A. Smith, 1877) (Crassispirinae). Reclassification: Paradrillia is transferred from the Clavinae to the Strictispirinae, Turridrupa, Ceritoturris, Haedropleura and Mauidrillia from the Clavinae to the Crassispirinae, Pseudexomilus from the Daphnellinae to the Crassispirinae; Drillia signa Bartsch, 1915 (based on a teratological Clionella or Clavatula) to the Clavatulinae. New combinations: Pleurotoma inclinata Sowerby, 1893, to Iredalea; P. burnupi Sowerby, 1897, P. hottentota E. A. Smith, 1882, and Drillia falcicosta Barnard, 1958, to Tylotiella; Drilliafalsa Barnard, 1958, and D. eva Thiele, 1925, to Splendrillia, Pleurotoma? paula Thiele, 1925, to Acinodrillia (Drilliinae); Drillia laterculoides Barnard, 1958, and Pleurotoma tayloriana Reeve, 1846, to Funa; Pleurotoma layardi Sowerby, 1897, Drillia omia Barnard, 1958, and Clavatula halistrepta Bartsch, 1915, to Crassiclava; Drillia praetermissa E. A. Smith, 1904, to Naudedrillia; Pleurotoma rousi Sowerby, 1886, to Nquma; Cythara ima Bartsch, 1915, to Haedropleura; Pleurotoma diversa E. A. Smith, 1882, P. bairstowi Sowerby, 1886, and Drillia albonodulosa E. A. Smith, 1904, to Psittacodrillia (Crassispirinae). New synonyms: Drillia distincta Thiele, 1925 = Drillia (Drillia) lignaria (Sowerby, 1903); Drillia sowerbyi Turton, 1932 (non Reeve, 1843) = Crassiclava hottentota (Sowerby, 1897); Haedropleura dora Thiele, 1925 = H. ima (Bartsch, 1915); Vexitomina Powell, 1942 = Paradrillia Makiyama, 1940. Types figured: Holotypes of Drillia falsa Barnard, 1958, Pleurotoma castanea Reeve, 1845, P. tayloriana Reeve, 1846, P. hottentota Smith, 1882, P. variabilis Smith, 1877, Surcula macilenta Melvill, 1923 (non Solander, 1766) [= Turris macella Melvill, 1923]; Drillia signa Bartsch, 1915, Mangilia benjamini Bartsch, 1915. Lectotypes of Drillia omia Barnard, 1958, D. falcicosta Barnard, 1958, D. laterculoides Barnard, 1958, D. pusilla Garrett, 1873, Pleurotoma diversa Smith, 1882, P. lignaria Sowerby, 1903. Syntypes of Drillia exilis Pease, 1868, Pleurotoma inclinata Sowerby, 1893, Mangilia decaryi Dautzenberg, 1932. Nomina dubia: Drillia pecus Barnard, 1969; D. signa Bartsch, 1915; D. neptuni Turton, 1932. Radulae figured: Tylotiella basipunctata, Clavus unizonalis, Iredalea exilis, Drillia (Clathrodrillia) connelli, Orrmaesia dorsicosta (Drilliinae); Paradrillia melvilli (Strictispirinae); Turridrupa cincta, T. bijubata, Inquisitor arctatus, I. nodicostatus, I. isabella, I. latiriformis, Funa laterculoides, F. taylorianum, F. asra, Naudedrillia praetermissa, N. filosa, N. nealyoungi, N. mitromorpha, Crassiclava halistrepta, Nquma scalpta, N. rousi, Calcatodrillia chamaeleon, Mauidrillia felina, Haedropleura ima, H. summa, Crassopleura maravignae.

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