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Opeas delicatum Taylor, 1877

1292540  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Type locality contained in Zanzibar  
type locality contained in Zanzibar [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Opeas delicatum Taylor, 1877. Accessed at: on 2021-01-15
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original description  (of Hapalus delicatus var. gracilior E. von Martens, 1897) Martens, E. von. (1897). Beschalte Weichthiere Deutsch-Ost-Afrikas. In: Möbius, K.: Deutsch-Ostafrika. 4: i-v + 1-308. Berlin [Dietrich Reimer]., available online at
page(s): 130. [details]   

basis of record Rowson, B.; Warren, B. H.; Ngereza, C. F. (2010). Terrestrial molluscs of Pemba Island, Zanzibar, Tanzania, and its status as an “oceanic” island. <em>ZooKeys.</em> 70: 1-39., available online at
page(s): 25 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Verdcourt, B. (1978). Notes on East African land and freshwater snails 11. Miscellaneous records from Kenya and Tanzania including the description of two new species. Basteria, 42: 15-26. Leiden.
page(s): 18 [details]   

additional source Rowson, B. (2007). Land molluscs of Zanzibar Island (Unguja), Tanzania, including a new species of Gulella (Pulmonata: Streptaxidae). <em>Journal of Conchology 39: 425–466.</em>
page(s): 436 [details]   

additional source Verdcourt, B. (2006). A revised list of the non-marine Mollusca of East Africa (Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania, excluding Malawi). B. Verdcourt, Maidenhead. Pp. 1–75.
page(s): 26 [details]   
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