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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricoidea Rafinesque, 1815 
AphiaID: 15138

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)
Status accepted
Rank Superfamily
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeogastropoda
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricacea (suffix -oidea mandatory for a superfamily name following current ICZN art. 29.2.)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutoidea
Source  basis of record Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2005). Classification and nomenclator of gastropod families. Malacologia. 47(1-2): 1-397 ISBN 3-925919-72-4. [details]

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taxa (27)

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 Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBabyloniidae Kuroda, Habe & Oyama, 1971
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCostellariidae MacDonald, 1860
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCystiscidae Stimpson, 1865
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarpidae Bronn, 1849
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarginellidae Fleming, 1828
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMitridae Swainson, 1829
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricidae Rafinesque, 1815
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleioptygmatidae Quinn, 1989
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrepsiduridae Cossmann, 1901
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinellidae Swainson, 1835
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutidae Rafinesque, 1815
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutomitridae Gray, 1854

Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColumbariidae Tomlin, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColumbariinae Tomlin, 1928
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConcholepadidae Perrier, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRapaninae Gray, 1853
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoralliophilidae Chenu, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoralliophilinae Chenu, 1859
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynodontidae MacDonald, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVasinae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 (1840)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDipsaccinae P. Fischer, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBabyloniidae Kuroda, Habe & Oyama, 1971
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEburninae Swainson, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBabyloniidae Kuroda, Habe & Oyama, 1971
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLatrunculinae Cossmann, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBabyloniidae Kuroda, Habe & Oyama, 1971
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMagilidae Thiele, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoralliophilinae Chenu, 1859
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelapiidae Kantor, 1991 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrepsiduridae Cossmann, 1901
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucellidae Salisbury, 1940 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcenebrinae Cossmann, 1903
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpuridae Children, 1823 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRapaninae Gray, 1853
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRapidae Kuroda, 1941 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoralliophilinae Chenu, 1859
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThaididae Jousseaume, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRapaninae Gray, 1853
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVasidae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinellidae Swainson, 1835
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXancidae Pilsbry, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinellidae Swainson, 1835
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:15138
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2009-08-14 07:25:27Z  changed  db_admin
2010-12-05 08:04:31Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Muricoidea Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=15138 on 2014-09-30
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