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Metachatina kraussi var. planti (L. Pfeiffer, 1861)

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Achatina planti L. Pfeiffer, 1861 (original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Type locality contained in South Africa (country)  
type locality contained in South Africa (country) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Metachatina kraussi var. planti (L. Pfeiffer, 1861). Accessed at: on 2019-12-13
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original description  (of Achatina planti L. Pfeiffer, 1861) Pfeiffer, L. (1861). Descriptions of forty-seven new species of land-shells, from the collection of H. Cuming, Esq. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 29(2): 20–29, pls 2–3. London [30 May]., available online at
page(s): 25 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Connolly, M. (1939). A monographic survey of South African non-marine Mollusca. <em>Annals of the South African Museum 33: 1–660.</em>
page(s): 296 [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 


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