Emarginula viridicana Herbert & Kilburn, 1986,

Muratov, Igor V. & Heyns-Veale, Elodie, 2020, Primary types in the collection of molluscs in the KwaZulu-Natal Museum: Patellogastropoda and Lepetellida, African Invertebrates 61 (2), pp. 49-81: 49

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/afrinvertebr.61.51989

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/4C731204-ECC4-5029-8135-A0BABE0E7B12

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scientific name

Emarginula viridicana Herbert & Kilburn, 1986
status

 

Emarginula viridicana Herbert & Kilburn, 1986 

viridicana  Herbert & Kilburn, 1986: 12, figs 45, 46 (holotype), 47, 49-50 (paratypes) [ Emarginula  , off Park Rynie (approx. 30°21'S, 30°51'E), living, 110 m, sponge rubble. Dredged MN: 15.1 × 10.6, height 9.4 mm].

Material examined.

Holotype. South Africa • soft parts in ethanol; KwaZulu-Natal, off Park Rynie, depth 110 m, dredged; 2 Mar. 1981; R. Kilburn leg.; sponge rubble; T3021; NMSA-MOL 0B8749; Fig. 10View Figure 10 (15.2 ×10.53× 9.3 mm).

Paratypes. South Africa • soft parts in ethanol; same data as holotype; T3022; NMSA-MOL 0B9937.

South Africa • 2; dried soft parts; KwaZulu-Natal, off Park Rynie, depth 100 m; 2 Mar. 1981; dredged, R. Kilburn; sand and sponge rubble; T3023; NMSA-MOL 0B8750.

South Africa • dried soft parts; KwaZulu-Natal, off Park Rynie, depth 120 m, 2 Mar. 1981; dredged, R. Kilburn; rubble and solitary coral; T3024; NMSA-MOL 0B3800.

South Africa • KwaZulu-Natal, off Park Rynie, 30°22.8'S, 30°51.3'E, depth 142 m, station X5; 19 Aug. 1981; dredged MN; some sand, sponge rubble; T3025; NMSA-MOL 0B8745; figured (fig. 47) in the original description.

South Africa • KwaZulu-Natal, off Trafalgar, 31°01.2'S, 30°22.9'E, depth 120 m, station X4; 22 Jul. 1982; dredged MN; sand, sponge; T3026; NMSA-MOL 0B8762.

South Africa • soft parts in ethanol; KwaZulu-Natal, off Park Rynie, 30°23.8'S, 30°50.0'E, depth 101 m, station X10; 19 Aug. 1981; dredged MN; some sand, sponge rubble; T3027; NMSA-MOL 0C1557.

South Africa • KwaZulu-Natal, off Park Rynie, 30°20.7'S, 30°51.6'E, depth 105 m, station XX18; 10 Jul. 1984; dredged MN; sponge rubble; T3028; NMSA-MOL 0B8541; figured (fig. 49) in the original description.

South Africa • soft parts in ethanol; KwaZulu-Natal, off Park Rynie, depth 100 m; 5 Mar. 1981; dredged, R. Kilburn sand; T3029; NMSA-MOL 0B8746; figured (fig. 50) in the original description.

South Africa • KwaZulu-Natal, off Park Rynie, depth 100 m; 4 Mar. 1981; dredged, R. Kilburn; sand, sponge rubble; T3036; NMSA-MOL 0B3726.

South Africa • Eastern Cape, off Mzamba River, 31°06.0'S, 30°18.3'E, depth 100 m, station XX2; 15 Jun. 1983; dredged MN; sponge rubble; T3035; NMSA-MOL 0C7102.

Current status.

Emarginula viridicana  Herbert & Kilburn, 1978; original combination.

Remarks.

One paratype ( NMSA-MOL 0B3800), of two, has been sent to NHMUK (registration number: NHMUK 1986090). Some specimens, including the holotype, were collected in March 1981 during one of the trial runs on Meiring Naudé prior to the first official Meiring Naudé research cruise in August 1981 (David G. Herbert, personal communication).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Gastropoda

Order

Archaeogastropoda

Family

Fissurellidae

Genus

Emarginula

Loc

Emarginula viridicana Herbert & Kilburn, 1986

Muratov, Igor V. & Heyns-Veale, Elodie 2020
2020
Loc

viridicana

Herbert & Kilburn 1986
1986
Loc

Emarginula

Lamarck 1801
1801