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Fissurella picta (Gmelin, 1791)

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527556  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Fissurella picta (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed at: on 2020-09-30
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original description  (of Fissurella lata G. B. Sowerby I, 1835) Sowerby, G. B., I. (1835). [Characters of shells collected by Mr. Cuming on the western coast of South America, and among the islands of the South Pacific Ocean]. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1834: 123–128. [20 March 1835]., available online at
page(s): 124 [details]   

original description  (of Fissurella navidensis Ramirez-Boehme, 1974) Ramírez-Böhme [= Ramírez Boehme] J. (1974) Nuevas especies chilenas de <i>Lucapina</i>, <i>Fissurella</i> y <i>Collisella</i> (Mollusca, Archaeogastropoda). <i>Boletin, Museo Nacional de Historia Natural [Santiago de Chile]</i> 33: 15-34.
page(s): 17 [details]   

original description  (of Fissurella radiola Deshayes, 1830) Deshayes G.P. (1830-1832). <i>Encyclopédie méthodique ou par ordre de matières. Histoire naturelle des Vers et Mollusques</i>. Vol. 2, part 1: i-vi, 1-256 [Livraison 101, 1 Feb 1830]; part 2: 1-144 [Livraison 101, 1 Feb. 1830], 145-594 [Livraison 102, 29 Sept. 1832]. Vol. 3: 595-1152 [Livraison 102, 29 Sept. 1832]. , available online at
page(s): 136 [details]   

basis of record Rosenberg, G. 1992. <i>Encyclopedia of Seashells</i>. Dorset: New York. 224 pp.
page(s): 36 [details]   

additional source McLean J.H. (1984) Systematics of <i>Fissurella</i> in the Peruvian and Magellanic faunal provinces (Gastropoda: Prosobranchia). <i>Contributions in Science, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County</i> 354: 1-70. [29 October 1984], available online at
page(s): 37 [details]   
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