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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimacina retroversa (Fleming, 1823) 
AphiaID: 140227

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 editorHeterobranchia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThecosomata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthecosomata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimacinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimacinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimacina (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimacina Bosc, 1817
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFusus retroversus Fleming, 1823 (basionym; declared nomen protectum by Janssen (2012))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterofusus alexandri Verrill, 1872 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterofusus retroversus Fleming, 1823
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimacina balea Møller, 1841 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracle flemingii Forbes, 1844 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScaea stenogyra Philippi, 1844
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiratella retroversa (Fleming, 1823)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirialis australis Eydoux & Souleyet, 1840 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirialis balea (Møller, 1841)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirialis gouldii Stimpson, 1851 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirialis jeffreysii Forbes & Hanley, 1849 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirialis macandrewi Forbes & Hanley, 1849 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirialis retroversa (Fleming, 1823)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochus lunaris Gmelin, 1791 (declared nomen oblitum by Janssen (2012))
Sources  original description Fleming J. (1823). On a reversed species of Fusus (Fusus retroversus). Memoirs of the Wernerian Natural History Society (Edinburgh) 4 (2): 488-500 pl. 11 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspitse contravleugelslak  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorretrovert pteropod  [details]
Direct child
taxa (4)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimacina retroversa australis (Eydoux & Souleyet, 1840)
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimacina retroversa f. balea Möller, 1841
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimacina retroversa retroversa (Fleming, 1823)

Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimacina retroversa f. retroversa (Fleming, 1823) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimacina retroversa retroversa (Fleming, 1823)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBay of Fundy [details]
Cape Verde
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verde [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [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 editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West 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]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Norway  [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (108 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 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 editorDimensions maximum size up to 5 or 6 mm in length [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic seas to Cape Cod, Massachusetts  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat upper epipelagic and glacial  [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140227
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Limacina retroversa (Fleming, 1823). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140227 on 2014-07-23
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