New species of Ilanga (Gastropoda: Trochoidea: Solariellidae) from the Indo-West Pacific

Type Article
Date 2020-02
Language English
Author(s) Vilvens Claude1, 2, Williams Suzanne T.3
Affiliation(s) 1 : Museum Natl Hist Nat, Paris, France
2 : Rue Hermalle 113, B-4680 Oupeye, Belgium
3 : Nat Hist Museum, Dept Life Sci, Cromwell Rd, London SW7 5BD, England
Source Zootaxa (1175-5326) (Magnolia Press), 2020-02 , Vol. 4732 , N. 2 , P. 201-257
DOI 10.11646/zootaxa.4732.2.1
WOS© Times Cited 1
Keyword(s) Vetigastropoda, conchological, museum, species description, Ilanga, phylogeny
Abstract In this study we list and figure a total of 22 species assigned to the genus Ilanga Herbert, 1987 that were collected during recent Paris Museum expeditions, of which 16 are new and described here (listed in the order they appear in the text): Ilanga herberti n. sp., I. euryomphalos n. sp., I. polygramma n. sp., I. stephanophora n. sp., I. harrytaylori n. sp., I. eurystoma n. sp., I. oxeia n. sp., I. cosmia n. sp., I. corrineae n. sp., I. comes n. sp., I. dongshaensis n. sp., I. philia n. sp., I. helicoides n. sp., I. lauensis n. sp., I. mesembrine n. sp. and I. boreia n. sp.. These species occur throughout the Indo-West Pacific, extending the known range of this genus beyond the south west Indian Ocean. We also synonymise
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