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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria Boeters, 1971 
AphiaID: 153668

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 editorTruncatelloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrobiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclostoma simile Draparnaud, 1805 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrobiidae Stimpson, 1865
Source  basis of record Glöer P., Boeters H.D. & Walther F. (2015). Species of the genus Mercuria Boeters, 1971 (Caenogastropoda: Truncatelloidea: Hydrobiidae) from the European Mediterranean region, Morocco and Madeira, with descriptions of new species. Folia Malacologica. 23(4): 279-291., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.12657/folmal.023.024 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria baccinelliana Esu & Girotti, 2015 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria bakeri Glöer, Boeters & Walther, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria balearica (Paladilhe, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria boetersi Schlickum & Strauch, 1979 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria bourguignati Glöer, Bouzid & Boeters, 2010
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria edmundi (Boeters, 1986)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria gauthieri Glöer, Bouzid & Boeters, 2010
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria globulina (Letourneux & Bourguignat, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria melitensis (Paladilhe, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria meridionalis (Risso, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria punica (Letourneux & Bourguignat, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria pycnocheilia (Bourguignat, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria rolani Glöer, Boeters & Walther, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria saharica (Letourneux & Bourguignat, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria similis (Draparnaud, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria tachoensis (Frauenfeld, 1865)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria targouasensis Glöer, Boeters & Walther, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria tingitana Glöer, Boeters & Walther, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria zopissa (Paulucci, 1882)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria kobelti (Westerlund, 1892) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria confusa (Frauenfeld, 1863) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercuria similis (Draparnaud, 1805)
Environment fresh
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:153668
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-04-15 07:47:28Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-10-19 18:39:08Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2016-04-26 02:42:15Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2016). Mercuria. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=153668 on 2016-05-05
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