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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLunatia alderi (Forbes, 1838) 
AphiaID: 152324

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 editorNaticoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaticidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolinicinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLunatia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuspira nitida (Donovan, 1804)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLunatia Gray, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuspira Agassiz in J. Sowerby, 1837
Sources 
source of synonymy Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van Belgiƫ [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorglanzende tepelhoorn  [details]
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostduinkerke [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 editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorwegian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links 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 (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIdentification Lunatia alderi can be confused with the fossil Lunatia hemiclausa. The latter also occurs at the Belgian coast. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy There is still doubt about the validity of Lunatia alderi. Though Fretter & Graham (1981) are followed in the use of the name Lunatia alderi (Forbes, 1838). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152324
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-11 07:40:04Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2013-03-04 09:12:12Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Lunatia alderi (Forbes, 1838). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=152324 on 2014-08-22
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