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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Gastropoda: Neogastropoda: Volutoidea: Volutidae

Plicoliva zelindae (Petuch, 1979)

Range: 17.1°S to 21.62°S; 40.3°W to 38°W
Depth: 1 to 37 m (live 37 to 37 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 36  mm


Oliva zelindae Petuch, 1979
Lyria zelindae (Petuch, 1979) 
Plicoliva oceanica Coltro, 2005


Oliva (Plicoliva) zelindae Petuch, 1979b, p. 521-522, figs. 2E, 3D-E, 4A-B
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: South side of Guaratibas Reefs, north end of Abrolhos Reef Complex, Bahia State, Brazil, 1725'S, 39'W, 1 m
Range: 17.1°S to 21.62°S; 40.3°W to 38.7°W
Depth: 1 to 37 m (live 37 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 36 mm
Distribution: Brazil: Bahia, Abrolhos Islands, Espirito Santo
References: Petuch (1979b) dE; Leal & Harasewych (1995) DLlSW; Poppe (2003) N; Coltro (2005a) M
Combining Genera:  Lyria

Plicoliva "oceanica" Coltro, 2005a, p. 20, 25, p. 20, bottom row; p. 24, fig. 17
[Not available; synonymy uncertain]
Type Locality: reef 70 km east of Abrolhos Archipelago, 20-40 m
Range: 18°S to 18°S; 38°W
Depth: 40 to 20 m
Maximum Reported Size: 19.8 mm
Distribution: Brazil: Bahia
References: Coltro (2005a) DdNSEWM
Comments: Name not available: in quotation marks and indicated as "possible new species".

Partial List of References

Coltro, J. 2005. Brazilian Volutidae American Conchologist 33 20-24. [Stated date: -- Mar 2005; true date: pre Apr 26.]
Petuch, E. J. 1979. New gastropods from the Abrolhos Archipelago and reef complex, Brazil Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 92 510-526. [Stated date: 18 Oct 1979.]

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