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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina velutina (O. F. Müller, 1776) 
AphiaID: 141905

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 editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina velutina (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina Fleming, 1820
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla velutina Müller O.F., 1776
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHelix laevigata Linnaeus, 1758 (dubious synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina capuloidea Blainville, 1824
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina haliotoides (Linnaeus, 1758), sensu Fabricius, 1780 (misidentification)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina laevigata (O. F. Müller, 1777) (Helix laevigata Linnaeus, 1758 is a nomen dubium)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina laevigata var. alba Jeffreys, 1867 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina rupicola Conrad, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina striata MacGillivray, 1843
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina vulgaris Fleming, 1820 (Unnecessary replacement name for Bulla velutina O.F. Müller, 1776)
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 editorfløjlsskæl  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgewone fluweelhorenUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfluweelhoren  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmooth velutinaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmooth lamellaria  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorveloutée lisse  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsjöpungsnäcka  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina velutina var. schneideri Friele, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelutina schneideri Friele, 1886
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBrier Island [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGullivers Head [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJoes Point [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMinister's Island [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMispec [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaguenay Fjord [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Passage [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [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 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 editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese 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 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGerman Bight [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Norway  [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
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 editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (30 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 editorDimensions maximum size is 15 to 50 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circumboreaal [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Range: 72.78°N to 42°N; 70°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland; Canada; Canada: Labrador, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick; USA: Maine, Massachusetts, including Cobscook Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:141905
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2010-10-01 21:22:21Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Gofas, S. (2014). Velutina velutina (O. F. Müller, 1776). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141905 on 2014-12-18
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