WoRMS taxon details

Bela Leach, 1847

137807  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137807)

accepted
Genus
Murex nebula Montagu, 1803 accepted as Bela nebula (Montagu, 1803) (type by subsequent designation)
Species Bela alma Thiele, 1925
Species Bela anna Thiele, 1925
Species Bela atlantidea (Knudsen, 1952)
Species Bela beatriceae (Mariottini, 2007)
Species Bela bella Barnard, 1958
Species Bela chuni Thiele, 1925
Species Bela cycladensis (Reeve, 1845)
Species Bela decussata (Locard, 1891)
Species Bela detexta (Bellardi, 1877) †
Species Bela erosa (Schrenck, 1861)
Species Bela fiorentina Della Bella, Naldi & Scarponi, 2015 †
Species Bela fuscata (Deshayes, 1835)
Species Bela hispida (Bellardi, 1877) †
Species Bela hispidula (Bellardi, 1847) †
Species Bela manolae Horro, Gori & Rolán, 2017
Species Bela megastoma (Brugnone, 1862) †
Species Bela menkhorsti van Aartsen, 1988
Species Bela nebula (Montagu, 1803)
Species Bela nevropleura (Brugnone, 1862) †
Species Bela nitida Pavia, 1976 †
Species Bela nuperrima (Tiberi, 1855)
Species Bela oceanica (Locard, 1891)
Species Bela plagisculpta Della Bella, Naldi & Scarponi, 2015 †
Species Bela plicatella (Bellardi, 1847) †
Species Bela plicatilis (Risso, 1826)
Species Bela powisiana (Dautzenberg, 1887)
Species Bela proxima (Cocconi, 1873) †
Species Bela pseudoappeliusi Naldi, Della Bella & Scarponi, 2013 †
Species Bela pseudoexilis Della Bella, Naldi & Scarponi, 2015 †
Species Bela scalariformis (Brugnone, 1862) †
Species Bela schoenherri Horro, Ryall & Rolán, 2018
Species Bela taprurensis (Pallary, 1904)
Species Bela vulpecula (Brocchi, 1814) †
Species Bela zenetouae (van Aartsen, 1988)
Species Bela zonata (Locard, 1891)

Species Bela formica F. Nordsieck, 1977 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Bela lirifera (Bellardi, 1877) † (taxon inquirendum)

Species Bela fortis (Reeve, 1844) (nomen dubium)
Species Bela minuta (Reeve, 1844) (nomen dubium)
Species Bela turgida (Reeve, 1844) (nomen dubium)

Subgenus Bela (Daphnobela) Cossmann, 1896 † accepted as Daphnobela Cossmann, 1896 † (original rank)
Species Bela abyssicola (Reeve, 1844) accepted as Pleurotoma abyssicola Reeve, 1844
Species Bela abyssorum Locard, 1897 accepted as Gymnobela abyssorum (Locard, 1897) (original combination)
Species Bela africana Ardovini, 2004 accepted as Sorgenfreispira africana (Ardovini, 2004)
Species Bela africana Ardovini, 2008 accepted as Sorgenfreispira africana (Ardovini, 2004) (Described a second time by the same author on the erroneous assumption that his first publication at the rank of subspecies was invalid)
Species Bela alberti (Dautzenberg & Fischer, 1906) accepted as Phymorhynchus alberti (Dautzenberg & Fischer, 1906)
Species Bela albrechti Krause, 1885 accepted as Granotoma albrechti (Krause, 1885) (original combination)
Species Bela americana Packard, 1867 accepted as Propebela scalaris (Møller, 1842) (synonym)
Species Bela anderssoni Strebel, 1908 accepted as Falsimohnia anderssoni (Strebel, 1908) (original combination)
Species Bela angulosa Sars G. O., 1878 accepted as Propebela angulosa (Sars G. O., 1878) (original combination)
Species Bela annemariae Lozouet, 2015 † accepted as Petrafixia annemariae (Lozouet, 2015) † (original combination)
Species Bela antarctica Strebel, 1908 accepted as Conorbela antarctica (Strebel, 1908) (original combination)
Species Bela arctica A. Adams, 1855 accepted as Propebela arctica (A. Adams, 1855) (original combination)
Species Bela ardovinii Mariottini & Oliverio, 2008 accepted as Sorgenfreispira ardovinii (Mariottini & Oliverio, 2008) (original combination)
Species Bela assimilis Sars G. O., 1878 accepted as Propebela assimilis (Sars G. O., 1878) (original combination)
Species Bela australis Adams & Angas, 1864 accepted as Guraleus mitralis var. australis (A. Adams & Angas, 1864) accepted as Guraleus mitralis (A. Adams & Angas, 1864) accepted as Mitraguraleus mitralis (A. Adams & Angas, 1864) (original combination)
Species Bela bergensis Friele, 1886 accepted as Propebela bergensis (Friele, 1886) (original combination)
Species Bela bicarinata (Couthouy, 1838) accepted as Curtitoma violacea (Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842)
Species Bela blaneyi Bush, 1909 accepted as Oenopota blaneyi (Bush, 1909) (original combination)
Species Bela brachystoma (Philippi, 1844) accepted as Sorgenfreispira brachystoma (Philippi, 1844)
Species Bela canaliculata Suter, 1917 † accepted as Rugobela canaliculata (Suter, 1917) † (original combination)
Species Bela cancellata Mighels & Adams, 1842 sensu G. O. Sars, 1878 accepted as Bela sarsii Verrill, 1880 accepted as Oenopota impressa (Mörch, 1869) (misidentification)
Species Bela cancellata (Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842) accepted as Propebela cancellata (Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842)
Species Bela candida Yokoyama, 1926 † accepted as Oenopota candida (Yokoyama, 1926) (original combination)
Species Bela clarae Peñas & Rolán, 2008 accepted as Bela atlantidea (Knudsen, 1952)
Species Bela concinnula Verrill, 1882 accepted as Propebela concinnula (A. E. Verrill, 1882) (original combination)
Species Bela confusa (Locard, 1897) accepted as Sorgenfreispira brachystoma (Philippi, 1844)
Species Bela conoidea Sars G. O., 1878 accepted as Curtitoma conoidea (Sars G. O., 1878) (original combination)
Species Bela costulata (Risso, 1826) accepted as Mangelia costulata Risso, 1826
Species Bela decussata (Couthouy, 1839) accepted as Curtitoma decussata (Couthouy, 1839)
Species Bela demersa Tiberi, 1868 accepted as Taranis moerchii (Malm, 1861) (synonym)
Species Bela detegata Locard, 1897 accepted as Propebela bergensis (Friele, 1886) (synonym)
Species Bela erythraea Jousseaume, 1895 accepted as Taranidaphne hongkongensis (Sowerby III, 1889)
Species Bela eva Thiele, 1925 accepted as Maoritomella eva (Thiele, 1925) (original combination)
Species Bela excurvata Carpenter, 1864 accepted as Oenopota excurvata (Carpenter, 1864) (original combination)
Species Bela exilis Ardovini, 2004 accepted as Sorgenfreispira exilis (Ardovini, 2004) (original combination)
Species Bela expansa Sars G. O., 1878 accepted as Lusitanops expansa (Sars G. O., 1878) accepted as Lusitanops expansus (Sars G. O., 1878) (original combination)
Species Bela exquisita Yokoyama, 1926 accepted as Curtitoma exquisita (Yokoyama, 1926) (original combination)
Species Bela fidicula (Gould, 1849) accepted as Propebela fidicula (Gould, 1849)
Species Bela filicinctus (E. A. Smith, 1882) accepted as Horaiclavus filicinctus (E. A. Smith, 1882)
Species Bela fulvicans Strebel, 1908 accepted as Falsimohnia fulvicans (Strebel, 1908) (original combination)
Species Bela furfuraculata Locard, 1897 accepted as Propebela bergensis (Friele, 1886) (synonym)
Species Bela gazellae Strebel, 1905 accepted as Mangelia gazellae (Strebel, 1905) (original combination)
Species Bela ginnania (Risso, 1826) accepted as Haedropleura septangularis (Montagu, 1803)
Species Bela glacialis Thiele, 1912 accepted as Lorabela glacialis (Thiele, 1912) (original combination)
Species Bela gouldii Verrill, 1882 accepted as Propebela rugulata (Reeve, 1846) (synonym)
Species Bela graphica Locard, 1897 accepted as Oenopota graphica (Locard, 1897) (original combination)
Species Bela grimaldii Dautzenberg, 1889 accepted as Amphissa acutecostata (Philippi, 1844)
Species Bela grippi Dall, 1908 accepted as Bellaspira grippi (Dall, 1908) (original combination)
Species Bela guernei Dautzenberg, 1891 accepted as Belomitra quadruplex (R. B. Watson, 1882)
Species Bela harpa Dall, 1885 accepted as Oenopota harpa (Dall, 1885) (original combination)
Species Bela hebes Verrill, 1880 accepted as Curtitoma hebes (Verrill, 1880) (original combination)
Species Bela holomera Locard, 1897 accepted as Gymnobela pyrrhogramma (Dautzenberg & Fischer, 1896) (synonym)
Species Bela iessoensis E. A. Smith, 1875 accepted as Obesotoma iessoensis (E. A. Smith, 1875) (original combination)
Species Bela incisula Verrill, 1882 accepted as Curtitoma incisula (Verrill, 1882) (original combination)
Species Bela infelix Suter, 1917 † accepted as Rugobela infelix (Suter, 1917) † (original combination)
Species Bela kobelti Verkrüzen, 1876 accepted as Granotoma kobelti (Verkrüzen, 1876) (original combination)
Species Bela koeneni (Cossmann & Lambert, 1884) † accepted as Petrafixia koeneni (Cossmann & Lambert, 1884) †
Species Bela koreni Friele, 1886 accepted as Oenopota koreni (Friele, 1886) (original combination)
Species Bela krausei Dall, 1887 accepted as Granotoma krausei (Dall, 1887) (original combination)
Species Bela laevigata (Philippi, 1836) accepted as Bela zonata (Locard, 1891)
Species Bela laevigata Dall, 1871 accepted as Obesotoma laevigata (Dall, 1871)
Species Bela limatula Locard, 1896 accepted as Amphissa acutecostata (Philippi, 1844)
Species Bela luetkeana Krause, 1885 accepted as Propebela luetkeana (Krause, 1885) (original combination)
Species Bela lütkeana Krause, 1885 accepted as Bela luetkeana Krause, 1885 accepted as Propebela luetkeana (Krause, 1885) (incorrect original spelling)
Species Bela magellanica (Martens, 1881) accepted as Oenopota magellanica (Martens, 1881)
Species Bela martensi Strebel, 1905 accepted as Mangelia martensi (Strebel, 1905) (original combination)
Species Bela metschigmensis Krause, 1885 accepted as Curtitoma trevelliana (W. Turton, 1834) (original combination)
Species Bela michaelseni Strebel, 1905 accepted as Mangelia michaelseni (Strebel, 1905) (original combination)
Species Bela mingoranceae Martín Pérez & Vera Peláez, 2007 accepted as Bela powisiana (Dautzenberg, 1887) (junior synonym)
Species Bela minuscularia Locard, 1897 accepted as Curtitoma violacea (Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842) (synonym)
Species Bela mitralis A. Adams & Angas, 1864 accepted as Mitraguraleus mitralis (A. Adams & Angas, 1864) (original combination)
Species Bela mitrula Lovén, 1846 accepted as Propebela exarata (Møller, 1842) (synonym)
Species Bela murdochiana Dall, 1885 accepted as Oenopota murdochiana (Dall, 1885) (original combination)
Species Bela neozelanica Suter, 1908 accepted as Scrinium neozelanicum (Suter, 1908) (original combination)
Species Bela nobilis (Møller, 1842) accepted as Propebela nobilis (Møller, 1842)
Species Bela notophila Strebel, 1908 accepted as Strebela notophila (Strebel, 1908) (original combination)
Species Bela obliqua Sars G. O., 1878 accepted as Oenopota obliqua (Sars G. O., 1878) (original combination)
Species Bela optima Thiele, 1925 accepted as Microdrillia optima (Thiele, 1925) (original combination)
Species Bela ornata (Locard, 1891) accepted as Mangelia costulata Risso, 1826
Species Bela paessleri Strebel, 1905 accepted as Mangelia paessleri (Strebel, 1905) (original combination)
Species Bela pelseneeri Strebel, 1908 accepted as Lorabela pelseneeri (Strebel, 1908) (original combination)
Species Bela pelseneri Strebel, 1908 accepted as Bela pelseneeri Strebel, 1908 accepted as Lorabela pelseneeri (Strebel, 1908) (incorrect original spelling: named after Paul Pelseneer)
Species Bela plicatula Thiele, 1912 accepted as Lorabela plicatula (Thiele, 1912) (original combination)
Species Bela polysarca (Dautzenberg & Fischer H., 1896) accepted as Gymnobela frielei (Verrill, 1885)
Species Bela purissima Strebel, 1908 accepted as Typhlodaphne purissima (Strebel, 1908) (original combination)
Species Bela pygmaea Verrill, 1882 accepted as Curtitoma ovalis (Friele, 1877) (synonym)
Species Bela pyramidalis (Ström, 1788) accepted as Oenopota pyramidalis (Strøm, 1788)
Species Bela rathbuni Verrill, 1882 accepted as Propebela rathbuni (Verrill, 1882) (original combination)
Species Bela recondita Locard, 1897 accepted as Gymnobela pyrrhogramma (Dautzenberg & Fischer, 1896) (synonym)
Species Bela regina Thiele, 1925 accepted as Tomopleura regina (Thiele, 1925) (original combination)
Species Bela robusta Packard, 1866 accepted as Obesotoma robusta (Packard, 1866) (original combination)
Species Bela robusta Hutton, 1877 † accepted as Austrotoma minor (Finlay, 1924) † (homonym)
Species Bela rugulata (Reeve, 1846) accepted as Propebela rugulata (Reeve, 1846)
Species Bela sansibarica Thiele, 1925 accepted as Microdrillia sansibarica (Thiele, 1925) (original combination)
Species Bela sarsii Verrill, 1880 accepted as Oenopota impressa (Mörch, 1869)
Species Bela scalaris (Møller, 1842) accepted as Propebela scalaris (Møller, 1842)
Species Bela scalaroides Sars G. O., 1878 accepted as Propebela scalaroides (Sars G. O., 1878) (original combination)
Species Bela schmidti Friele, 1886 accepted as Oenopota harpa (Dall, 1885) (synonym)
Species Bela sculpturata Dall, 1887 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Bela septangularis (Montagu, 1803) (unaccepted)
Species Bela septenvillei (Dautzenberg & Durouchoux, 1913) (unaccepted)
Species Bela solida Dall, 1887 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Bela spitzbergensis Friele, 1886 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Bela striata Hutton, 1873 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Bela striatula Thiele, 1912 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Bela subarctica Derjugin, 1924 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Bela subturgida Verrill, 1884 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Bela subvitrea Verrill, 1884 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Bela taprunensis [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling of Bela taprurensis (Pallary, 1904))
Species Bela tasmanica May, 1916 (unaccepted, treated by Hedley as junior secondary homonym of Daphnella tasmanica Tenison Woods, 1877; Asperdaphne bela is a replacement name)
Species Bela tenuicostata Sars G. O., 1878 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Bela tenuilirata Dall, 1871 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Bela tumida Posselt, 1898 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Bela turricola [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Bela turricula (Montagu, 1803) (unaccepted)
Species Bela turriculata Locard, 1891 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Bela turrita Strebel, 1908 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Bela violacea (Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842) (unaccepted)
Species Bela woodiana (Møller, 1842) (unaccepted)
Species Bela woodsi Tate, 1888 † (unaccepted)
Species Bela yanamii Yokoyama, 1926 † (unaccepted)
marine
recent + fossil
Gray, J. E. (1847). On the classification of the British Mollusca by W E Leach. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> ser. 1, 20: 267-273., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2278926
page(s): 270 [details]   
Taxonomy Because of taxonomic uncertainty regarding the type species, many authors in the XIX century e.g. G.O. Sars (1878) used the...  
Taxonomy Because of taxonomic uncertainty regarding the type species, many authors in the XIX century e.g. G.O. Sars (1878) used the generic name Bela for species correctly placed in Propebela, Oenopota or Curtitoma, and then used Raphitoma for species currently placed in Bela [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Bela Leach, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137807 on 2018-11-16
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original description Gray, J. E. (1847). On the classification of the British Mollusca by W E Leach. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> ser. 1, 20: 267-273., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2278926
page(s): 270 [details]   

original description  (ofGinnania Monterosato, 1884) Monterosato T. A. (di) (1884). <i>Nomenclatura generica e specifica di alcune conchiglie mediterranee</i>. Palermo, Virzi, 152 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109711
page(s): 127 [details]   

additional source Bouchet, P.; Kantor, Y. I.; Sysoev, A.; Puillandre, N. (2011). A new operational classification of the Conoidea (Gastropoda). <em>Journal of Molluscan Studies.</em> 77(3): 273-308., available online at http://mollus.oxfordjournals.org/content/77/3/273.full.pdf [details]   
 
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Taxonomy Because of taxonomic uncertainty regarding the type species, many authors in the XIX century e.g. G.O. Sars (1878) used the generic name Bela for species correctly placed in Propebela, Oenopota or Curtitoma, and then used Raphitoma for species currently placed in Bela [details]