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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpitonium turtonis (Turton, 1819) 
AphiaID: 139738

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 editor[unassigned] Caenogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpitonioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpitoniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpitonium (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpitonium Röding, 1798
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathrus turtonis (Turton, 1819)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEpitonium tenuicosta (Michaud, 1829)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEpitonium tenuicosta transitans (Kobelt, 1908)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpitonium turtonae [sic] (misspelling of Epitonium turtonis (Turton, 1819))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpitonium turtonae karpathense Nordsieck, 1969
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFusicoscala planicosta (Bivona, 1832)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScalaria elegans Risso, 1826
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScalaria planicosta Bivona Ant., 1832 (synonym)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScalaria plicata Scacchi, 1836
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScalaria tenuicosta [sic] (misspelling of Scalaria tenuicostata Michaud, 1829)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScalaria tenuicosta var. strigata Pallary, 1938
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScalaria tenuicostata Michaud, 1829 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScalaria turtonae Locard, 1892 (unjustified emendation)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbo turtonis Turton, 1819 (original combination)
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorplettet vindeltrappesnegl  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTurtons wenteltrapje  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstörre vindeltrappa  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[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 editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone (doubtful[details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
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 Less common than E. clathrus  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Epitonium turtonae in ITIS database [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSubgenus (Fusicoscala) [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Epitonium turtonis (Turton, 1819) Specimen from La Goulette, Tunisia (soft bottoms 10-15 m, 20.02.2010), actual size 18.0 mm.
Epitonium turtonis (Tu...
Epitonium turtonis (Turton, 1819)Specimen from Malaga province, Spain (actual size 40 mm).
Epitonium turtonis (Tu...

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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:139738
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Epitonium turtonis (Turton, 1819). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=139738 on 2014-09-30
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