Occurrence

The genus Gemixystus Iredale, 1929 (Gastropoda: Muricidae: Trophoninae) in New Caledonia

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Description

The genus Gemixystus Iredale, 1929 in New Caledonia is reviewed. Five species are recorded of which two are new, G. impolitus n. sp. and G. lenis n. sp. Gemixystus stimuleus (Hedley, 1912) is recorded for the first time in New Caledonia. Gemixystus transkeiensis (Houart,1987) is re-transferred from Vaughtia to Gemixystus.

With the present revised classification, twelve extant species are currently assigned to Gemixystus: G. calcareus Houart & Héros, 2012, Coral Sea, Chesterfield Reefs; G. fimbriatus Houart, 2004, New South Wales, South Australia and Tasmania (Fig. 6A-B); G. impolitus n. sp., Chesterfield Reefs; G. laminatus (Petterd,1884), South Queensland, Australia to Tasmania; G. lenis n. sp., Chesterfield Reefs; G. leptos (Houart, 1995), South Queensland, Australia and Chesterfield Reefs; G. polyphillius (Tenison-Woods, 1879), extant: New South Wales, Australia and S Tasmania; fossil: Miocene, Victoria(Fig. 6G-H); G. recurvatus (Verco, 1909), New South Wales, Australia and South Australia (Fig.6I-J); G. rhodanos Houart, 2004, South Queensland, Australia to Tasmania (Fig. 6K-L); G.rippingalei (Houart, 1998), Queensland, Australia; G. stimuleus (Hedley, 1908), South Queensland and New South Wales, Australia; G. trankeiensis (Houart, 1987), Transkei, South Africa (Fig. 6N-P).

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Houart R, Héros V (2024). The genus Gemixystus Iredale, 1929 (Gastropoda: Muricidae: Trophoninae) in New Caledonia. Version 1.0. Southwestern Pacific Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS) Node. Occurrence dataset. https://nzobisipt.niwa.co.nz/resource?r=gemixystus_nc&v=1.0

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Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Roland Houart
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Research Associate
Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique
rue Vautier, 29
1000 Bruxelles
BE
Virginie Héros
  • Originator
Researcher
Institut Systématique Evolution Biodiversité (UMR7205 ISyEB), Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, CNRS, Sorbonne Université, EPHE
57 rue Cuvier, CP 26
75005 Paris
FR

Geographic Coverage

waters around New Caledonia

Bounding Coordinates South West [-27, 153.05], North East [-18.817, 168.367]

Taxonomic Coverage

Gemixystus Iredale, 1929 (Gastropoda: Muricidae: Trophoninae)

Genus Gemixystus (Murex Shell)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1967-01-01 / 2017-09-19

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Houart, R. & Héros, V. (2019). The genus Gemixystus Iredale, 1929 (Gastropoda: Muricidae: Trophoninae) in New Caledonia with the description of two new species and some notes on the genus in the Indo-West Pacific. Novapex. 20 (1-2): 1-12

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS