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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeptunea contraria (Linnaeus, 1771) 
AphiaID: 138922

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeptunea (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeptunea contraria (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeptunea Röding, 1798
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusus perversus Kiener, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusus sinistrorsus Deshayes, 1832
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex contrarius Linnaeus, 1771 (original combination)
Sources  basis of record Bouchet P. & Warén A. (1985). Revision of the Northeast Atlantic bathyal and abyssal Neogastropoda excluding Turridae (Mollusca, Gastropoda). Bollettino Malacologico Suppl. 1: 121-296 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (85 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Treated as a synonym of Neptunea antiqua (Linnaeus, 1758) in howson & Picton (1997). [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
To MNHN Type collection
To MNHN Type collection
[image hosted externally; from synonym]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show all]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138922
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2005-04-16 10:28:02Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-08-14 13:08:19Z  checked  Gofas, Serge
2010-07-19 15:09:49Z  checked  Fraussen, Koen
  
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  Citation: Fraussen, K.; Gofas, S. (2014). Neptunea contraria (Linnaeus, 1771). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138922 on 2014-12-18
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