WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa T. Brown, 1827

138432

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accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla obtusa Montagu, 1803 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa obtusa (Montagu, 1803) (type by subsequent designation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa abyssicola Valdés, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa agulhasensis Thiele, 1925
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa amphizosta (Watson, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa atkinsoni (Tenison-Woods, 1876)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa canariensis (Nordsieck & Talavera, 1979)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa cecillii (Philippi, 1844)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa chrysoma Burn in Burn & Bell, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa chukchii Chaban, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa complanata (Watson, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa concentrica (A. Adams, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa crebrisculpta (Monterosato, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa crispula (Watson, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa crossei (Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa desgenettii (Audouin, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa diaphana Valdés, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa elegantissima Habe, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa ennucleata (Powell & Bartrum, 1929) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa famelica Watson, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa frielei (Dall, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa golikovi Chaban, 2004
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa insolita Valdés, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa instabilis Minichev, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa laevisculpta (Granata-Grillo, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa lata Chaban & Chernyshev, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa lenis Valdés, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa leptoeneilema (Brusina, 1866)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa mammillata (Philippi, 1836)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa mariei (Dautzenberg, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa mayoi (Dall, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa minima Yamakawa, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa minutissima (Monterosato, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa montereyensis Smith & Gordon, 1948
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa natalensis Barnard, 1963
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa nitidula (Lovén, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa obtusa (Montagu, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa operculata Minichev, 1966
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa opima (Finlay, 1926)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa oruaensis (Webster, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa otahuhuensis (Laws, 1950) †
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa ovoides (Milaschewitsch, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa ovulina Lin, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa parvula (Jeffreys, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa pellucida (Sars G. O., 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa pelyx Burn in Burn & Bell, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa pervia (Dall, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa pharetra Hedley, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa pressa Marwick, 1928 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa protumida (Hedley, 1903)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa pseudoglobosa Nomura, 1939
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa pygmaea (A. Adams, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa robagliana (P. Fischer, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa sakuraii (Habe, 1958)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa sculpta (Gatliff & Gabriel, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa segnis (Laws, 1940) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa semen (Reeve, 1855)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa soror (Suter, 1917) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa sosa Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1969
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa striata (Hutton, 1873)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa succincta (A. Adams, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa sulcata (d'Orbigny, 1841)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa sulcata (Watson, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa tarutana Smythe, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa tenerifensis (Nordsieck & Talavera, 1979)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa tornata (Watson, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa toyamaensis (Habe, 1955)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa trunca Valdés, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa truncatula (Bruguière, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa umbilicata (Montagu, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa variabilis (Milaschewitsch, 1912)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa waughiana Hedley, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa xystrum Dall, 1919

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa candidula (Locard, 1892) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa ennurensis Preston, 1916 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa obesa (Locard, 1897) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa pusillina (Locard, 1897) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa multiquadrata Oberling, 1970 (nomen dubium)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa (Coleophysis) P. Pischer, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa T. Brown, 1827
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa (Cylichnina) Monterosato, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCylichnina Monterosato, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa T. Brown, 1827
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa (Decorifer) Iredale, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecorifer Iredale, 1937
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa (Retusa) T. Brown, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa T. Brown, 1827
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa (Semiretusa) Thiele, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemiretusa Thiele, 1925
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa (Ventomnestia) Iredale, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVentomnestia Iredale, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMnestia H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa alayoi (Espinosa & Ortea, 2004) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColinatys alayoi (Espinosa & Ortea, 2004)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa anderssoni Strebel, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiaphana anderssoni (Strebel, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa antarctica Melvill & Standen, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiaphana paessleri (Strebel, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa apiculata (Tate, 1879) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTornatina apiculata (Tate, 1879) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActeocina apiculata (Tate, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa borneensis (A. Adams, 1850) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemiretusa borneensis (A. Adams, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa caelata (Bush, 1885) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrunculus caelatus (Bush, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa canaliculata (Say, 1826) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActeocina canaliculata (Say, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa carinensis de Gregorio, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa truncatula (Bruguière, 1792) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa cucurbitina Yokoyama, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa succincta (A. Adams, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa cumberlandiana Strebel, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCylichna cumberlandiana (Strebel, 1908) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa desgenettesi Pallary, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa desgenettii (Audouin, 1826) (unjustified emendation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa dilatata Pallary, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa truncatula (Bruguière, 1792) (dubious synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa domita (Dall, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCylichnium domitum (Dall, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa eumicra (Crosse in Crosse & Fischer, 1865) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTornatina eumicra (Crosse, 1865) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActeocina eumicra (Crosse, 1865)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa fourierii (Audouin, 1826) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrunculus fourierii (Audouin, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa frigida Hedley, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiaphana paessleri (Strebel, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa gaimardi Finlay, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActeocina decorata (Pilsbry, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa girardi (Audouin, 1826) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVentomnestia girardi (Audouin, 1826) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMnestia girardi (Audouin, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa gordonis Yokoyama, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActeocina gordonis (Yokoyama, 1927) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa inflata Strebel, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiaphana inflata (Strebel, 1908) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa insignis (Pilsbry, 1904) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecorifer insignis (Pilsbry, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa lactea (Jeffreys, 1877) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiaphana lactea (Jeffreys, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa mariateresae Parenzan, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla striata Bruguière, 1792
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa marshalli Sykes, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiaphana marshalli (Sykes, 1904) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa matusimana Nomura, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecorifer matusimanus (Nomura, 1939) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa obtusata [sic] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa obtusa (Montagu, 1803) (misspelling of obtusa (Montagu. 1803))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa pellucida (Brown, 1827) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiaphana minuta T. Brown, 1827 (uncertain synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa percucurbitina Nomura, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa succincta (A. Adams, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa pertenuis (Mighels, 1843) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa obtusa (Montagu, 1803) (junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa pfefferi Strebel, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiaphana pfefferi (Strebel, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa piriformis Nordsieck, 1972 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa truncatula (Bruguière, 1792) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa semen Thiele, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrunculus pyriformis (A. Adams, 1850)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa semisulcata (Philippi, 1836) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa truncatula (Bruguière, 1792) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa siogamaensis Nomura, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa succincta (A. Adams, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa strigella (Lovén, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa umbilicata (Montagu, 1803) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa subcylindrica (Brown, 1827) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCylichnina umbilicata (Montagu, 1803) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa umbilicata (Montagu, 1803) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa suteri Finlay, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa oruaensis (Webster, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa tohokuensis Nomura, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActeocina tohokuensis (Nomura, 1939) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa truncatoides Nomura, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActeocina truncatoides (Nomura, 1939) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa turrita Møller, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa obtusa (Montagu, 1803)
marine
Brown, T. (1827). Illustrations of the conchology of Great Britain and Ireland. Drawn from nature. W.H. Lizars and D. Lizars, Edinburgh and S. Highley, London. 144 pp., 52 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/127868
page(s): pl. 38 [details]   
Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2017). Retusa T. Brown, 1827. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138432 on 2017-11-20

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original description Brown, T. (1827). Illustrations of the conchology of Great Britain and Ireland. Drawn from nature. W.H. Lizars and D. Lizars, Edinburgh and S. Highley, London. 144 pp., 52 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/127868
page(s): pl. 38 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorUtriculus T. Brown, 1844) Brown, T. (1844) Illustrations of the Recent Conchology of Great Britain and Ireland, with the Description and Localities of all the Species, Marine, Land, and Fresh Water. Drawn and Coloured from Nature. Second Edition, Greatly Enlarged. Smith, Elder & C
page(s): 101 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMamilloretusa F. Nordsieck, 1972) Nordsieck F. (1972). Die europäischen Meeresschnecken (Opisthobranchia mit Pyramidellidae; Rissoacea). Vom Eismeer bis Kapverden, Mittelmeer und Schwarzes Meer. Gustav Fischer, Stuttgart XIII + 327 pp:
page(s): 36 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCylichnina Monterosato, 1884) Monterosato T. A. (di) (1884). Nomenclatura generica e specifica di alcune conchiglie mediterranee. Palermo, Virzi, 152 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109711
page(s): 143 [details]   

additional source Valdés, Á. (2008). Deep-sea "cephalaspidean" heterobranchs (Gastropoda) from the tropical southwest Pacific. In: Héros, V. et al. (Ed.) Tropical Deep-Sea Benthos 25. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (1993). 196: 587-792. (look up in IMIS[details]   

status source ICZN. (1959). Protection under the plenary powers of the specific name "obtusa" Montagu, 1803, as published in the combination "Bulla obtusa" (class Gastropoda). Opinions and declarations rendered by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. 20: 404-412., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34655666 [details]   

subsequent type designation Iredale T. 1915. Some more misused generic names. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London, 11: 291-306, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15715842
page(s): 300 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCylichnina Monterosato, 1884) Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Patrimoines Naturels. 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

subsequent type designation  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCylichnina Monterosato, 1884) Crosse H. (1885). Nomenclatura generica e specifica di alcune conchiglie mediterranee, pel Marchese di Monterosato [book review]. Journal de Conchyliologie 33: 139-142, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15979493
page(s): 141 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa (Retusa) T. Brown, 1827) Howson, C. M.; Picton, B. E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa (Cylichnina) Monterosato, 1884) Howson, C. M.; Picton, B. E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorUtriculus T. Brown, 1844) ICZN. (1959). Protection under the plenary powers of the specific name "obtusa" Montagu, 1803, as published in the combination "Bulla obtusa" (class Gastropoda). Opinions and declarations rendered by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. 20: 404-412., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34655666 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptaxis Jeffreys, 1883) Valdés, Á. (2008). Deep-sea "cephalaspidean" heterobranchs (Gastropoda) from the tropical southwest Pacific. In: Héros, V. et al. (Ed.) Tropical Deep-Sea Benthos 25. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (1993). 196: 587-792. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTornatina (Utriculus) T. Brown, 1844) Strebel H. (1905). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Molluskenfauna der Magelhaen-Provinz. No. 3. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abteilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Tiere. 22: 575-666, pls 21-24., available online at http://ia600505.us.archive.org/12/items/beitrgezurkenn00stre/beitrgezurkenn00stre.pdf [details]   
 



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