WoRMS taxon details

Littorinidae Children, 1834

119  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:119)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Lacuninae Gray, 1857
  » Genus Bembicium Philippi, 1846
  » Genus Cremnoconchus W. T. Blanford, 1869
  » Genus Dissochilus Cossmann, 1888 †
  » Genus Lacuna W. Turton, 1827
  » Genus Pellilitorina Pfeffer in Martens & Pfeffer, 1886
  » Genus Risellopsis Kesteven, 1902
  » Genus Aquilonaria Dall, 1886 accepted as Lacuna W. Turton, 1827
  » Genus Boetica Dall, 1918 accepted as Lacuna W. Turton, 1827
  » Genus Cremnobates W. T. Blanford, 1863 accepted as Cremnoconchus W. T. Blanford, 1869 (Invalid: junior homonym of Cremnobates Swainson, 1855, and Cremnobates Gunther, 1861; Cremnoconchus is a replacement name)
  » Genus Epheria Leach, 1847 accepted as Lacuna W. Turton, 1827
  » Genus Haloconcha Dall, 1886 accepted as Lacuna W. Turton, 1827
  » Genus Lacunaria Dall, 1885 accepted as Lacuna W. Turton, 1827 (non Conrad, 1866)
  » Genus Lacunitunica Golikov & Gulbin, 1978 accepted as Lacuna W. Turton, 1827
  » Genus Temanella Rovereto, 1899 accepted as Lacuna W. Turton, 1827
Subfamily Laevilitorininae Reid, 1989
Subfamily Littorininae Children, 1834
  » Genus Afrolittorina Williams, Reid & Littlewood, 2003
  » Genus Austrolittorina Rosewater, 1970
  » Genus Cenchritis Martens, 1900
  » Genus Echinolittorina Habe, 1956
  » Genus Littoraria Gray, 1833
  » Genus Littorina Férussac, 1822
  » Genus Littorinopsis Mörch, 1876
  » Genus Mainwaringia G. Nevill, 1885
  » Genus Melarhaphe Menke, 1828
  » Genus Nodilittorina Martens, 1897
  » Genus Peasiella G. Nevill, 1885
  » Genus Rufolacuna Ponder, 1976
  » Genus Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832
  » Genus Algamorda Dall, 1918 accepted as Littorina (Algamorda) Dall, 1918
  » Genus Algaroda Dall, 1918 accepted as Littorina Férussac, 1822
  » Genus Amerolittorina Reid, 2009 accepted as Echinolittorina (Amerolittorina) Reid, 2009 represented as Echinolittorina Habe, 1956
  » Genus Bacalia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 accepted as Littorina Férussac, 1822
  » Genus Brevilittorina Golikov, Dolgolenko, Maximovich & Scarlato, 1990 accepted as Littorina Férussac, 1822 (Not available: nomen nudum)
  » Genus Cidaris Röding, 1798 accepted as Tectarius (Tectarius) Valenciennes, 1832 represented as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832 (Invalid: junior homonym of Cidaris Leske, 1778 [Echinodermata])
  » Genus Cricostoma Mörch, 1857 accepted as Littorina Férussac, 1822
  » Genus Echinella Swainson, 1840 accepted as Tectarius (Tectarius) Valenciennes, 1832 represented as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832 (Invalid: junior homonym of Echinella Bory de St Vincent, 1824; Echinellopsis is a replacement name)
  » Genus Echinellopsis Rovereto, 1899 accepted as Tectarius (Tectarius) Valenciennes, 1832 represented as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832
  » Genus Echininus Clench & Abbott, 1942 accepted as Tectarius (Echininus) Clench & Abbott, 1942 represented as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832
  » Genus Ezolittorina Habe, 1958 accepted as Littorina Férussac, 1822
  » Genus Fossarilittorina Rosewater, 1981 accepted as Echinolittorina (Fossarilittorina) Rosewater, 1981 represented as Echinolittorina Habe, 1956
  » Genus Granulilittorina Habe & Kosuge, 1966 accepted as Echinolittorina (Granulilittorina) Habe & Kosuge, 1966 represented as Echinolittorina Habe, 1956
  » Genus Liralittorina Rosewater, 1981 accepted as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832
  » Genus Litorina [sic] accepted as Littorina Férussac, 1822 (incorrect subsequent spelling by Menke (1828))
  » Genus Littorelaea Leach, 1847 accepted as Littorina Férussac, 1822
  » Genus Littorina-capsula accepted as Peasiella G. Nevill, 1885 (Unavailable name: established for the egg capsules of various littorinids)
  » Genus Littorivaga Dall, 1918 accepted as Littorina (Neritrema) Récluz, 1869 represented as Littorina Férussac, 1822
  » Genus Melaraphe Menke, 1828 accepted as Melarhaphe Menke, 1828 (incorrect subsequent spelling)
  » Genus Nina Gray, 1850 accepted as Tectarius (Echininus) Clench & Abbott, 1942 represented as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832 (Invalid: junior homonym of Nina Horsfield, 1829 [Lepidoptera]; Echininus is a replacement name)
  » Genus Pagodella Swainson, 1840 accepted as Tectarius (Tectarius) Valenciennes, 1832 represented as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832
  » Genus Pagodus Gray, 1839 accepted as Tectarius (Tectarius) Valenciennes, 1832 represented as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832
  » Genus Risella Gray, 1842 accepted as Bembicium Philippi, 1846 (Declared nomen oblitum by Reid (1988))
  » Genus Tectaria accepted as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832 (misspelling)
  » Genus Tectarium P. Fischer, 1885 accepted as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832 (unjustified emendation)
  » Genus Tectininus Clench & Abbott, 1942 accepted as Tectarius Valenciennes, 1832
  » Genus Turbinarius Duméril, 1805 accepted as Littorina Férussac, 1822

Subfamily Cremnoconchinae Preston, 1915 accepted as Lacuninae Gray, 1857
Subfamily Echinininae Rosewater, 1972 accepted as Littorininae Children, 1834
Genus Tamanella [sic] accepted as Temanella Rovereto, 1899 accepted as Lacuna W. Turton, 1827
Subfamily Tectariinae Rosewater, 1972 accepted as Littorininae Children, 1834
marine, brackish
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Littorinidae Children, 1834. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=119 on 2018-12-10
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basis of record Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2005). Classification and nomenclator of gastropod families. <i>Malacologia</i>. 47(1-2): 1-397 ISBN 3-925919-72-4. [details]   

additional source Reid D.G. (1989) The comparative morphology, phylogeny and evolution of the gastropod family Littorinidae. <i>Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B</i> 324: 1-110., available online at https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/pdf/10.1098/rstb.1989.0040 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 



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