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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaphitoma purpurea (Montagu, 1803) 
AphiaID: 139379

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 editorConoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaphitomidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaphitoma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaphitoma Bellardi, 1847
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathurella bourguignati Locard, 1892 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathurella purpurea (Montagu, 1803)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDefrancia purpurea (Montagu, 1803)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDefrancia purpurea var. oblonga Jeffreys, 1867 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex purpureus Montagu, 1803 (original combination)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPhilbertia purpurea (Montagu, 1803) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleurotoma fallax Forbes, 1844 (dubious synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaphitoma (Cyrtoides) rudis intermedia Nordsieck, 1968 (dubious syn.)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaphitoma lineolata fuscata Nordsieck, 1977 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Angola
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAngola [details]
Cape Verde
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verde [details]
English Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEnglish Channel [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Coast of Norway [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Europe [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Africa [details]
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Not common [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublication date The correct date of publication is 1803 and not 1808 as Nordsieck (1977) and Van Aartsen et al. (1984) maintain. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:139379
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Raphitoma purpurea (Montagu, 1803). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=139379 on 2014-10-20
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