Costulodonta, Herbert, 2020

Herbert, David G., 2020, Revision of the aperturally dentate Charopidae (Gastropoda: Stylommatophora) of southern Africa - genus Afrodonta s. lat., with description of five new genera, twelve new species and one new subspecies, European Journal of Taxonomy 629, pp. 1-55 : 28

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2020.629

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:ECEBD539-6E3E-45BE-A0CB-264DF3270CC0

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3804723

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C78785-4617-FFD9-40BF-42B5344FFC61

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Valdenar

scientific name

Costulodonta
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Key to species of Costulodonta   gen. nov.

1 Parietal dentition absent ............................................................................... C. bidens   gen. et sp. nov. – Parietal dentition present ................................................................................................................... 2

2 Parietal region with a single low, in-running ridge ....................... C. trilamellaris   gen. et comb. nov. – Parietal region with two lamellae or one lamella plus an in-running row of denticles ..................... 3

3 Palatal region lacking dentition; baso-columellar region with a single, low denticle ......................... .............................................................................................................. C. burnupi   gen. et comb. nov.

– Palatal region dentate; baso-columellar denticle also present .......................................................... 4

4 Palatal region with 3–4 denticles; upper parietal tooth an in-running lamella .................................... ................................................................................................................. C. pluridens   gen. et sp. nov.

– Palatal region with two broad, deep-set in-running ridges; upper parietal comprising an in-running row of two or more denticles .............................................................. C. acinaces   gen. et comb. nov.