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e-ased.org, vol. 34, no. 3, pp.168-173, 2018

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5635/ASED.2018.34.3.168

Annotated List of the Korean Triphoridae (Gastropoda), with a New Record of Mastonia rubra

Yucheol Lee1, Youngheon Shin1, Jina Park2, Joong-Ki Park2,*

Affiliation: For the 19 species recorded from Korea, we compared the original descriptions of the species with their corresponding descriptions from Korean forms. Finally, we revised the taxonomic list of Korean Triphoridae species. The classification system of species list followed Bouchet and Rocroi (2005). In addition, one individual of M. rubra was collected in the intertidal zone of Jeju Island and identified as a new record from Korean waters. Shell morphology of the specimen was examined and compared with other Korean triphorid species using a stereoscopic microscope (Leica M205C, Wetzlar, Germany). The specimen examined was deposited in the National Institute of Biological Resources (NIBR), Incheon, Korea (VQUMIV0000001636). RESULTS Systematic accounts of Korean Triphoridae Phylum Mollusca Linnaeus, 1758 Class Gastropoda Cuvier, 1795 Order Sorbeoconcha Ponder & Lindberg, 1997 Family Triphoridae Gray, 1847 Genus Aclophoropsis B. A. Marshall, 1983 Anim. Syst. Evol. Divers. Vol. 34, No. 3: 168-173, July 2018 https://doi.org/10.5635/ASED.2018.34.3.168 This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License (http://creativecommons.org/ licenses/by-nc/3.0/) which permits unrestricted non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. eISSN 2234-8190 *To whom correspondence should be addressed Tel: 82-2-3277-5948, Fax: 82-2-3277-4104 E-mail: jkpark@ewha.ac.kr Copyright The Korean Society of Systematic Zoology Annotated List of the Korean Triphoridae (Gastropoda), with a New Record of Mastonia rubra Yucheol Lee1, Youngheon Shin1, Jina Park2, Joong-Ki Park2,*

Abstract: The family Triphoridae Gray, 1847 is a group of marine microgastropods characterized by sinistral (left-coiled) shells except for the subfamily Metaciinae, which has dextral shell coiling. We report a new record of Mastonia rubra (Hinds, 1843) collected from the intertidal zone from Jeju Island, Korea and revise species list for Korean Triphoridae species. Mastonia rubra is distinguished from Inforis fusiformis (Kosuge, 1961) by the purple color of the first and second whorls of the teleoconch, whereas they are light colored and nearly white corresponding whorls in I. fusiformis. Including this new record, the Korean Triphoridae comprises 20 species from 15 genera.

Keyword: Mastonia rubra, Triphoridae, new record, annotated species list, Korea