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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermicularia spirata (Philippi, 1836) 
AphiaID: 160074

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 editor[unassigned] Caenogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurritellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermiculariinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermicularia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermicularia spirata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermicularia Lamarck, 1799
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermetus bicarinatus Deshayes, 1843
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermetus bricarinatus Deshayes, 1843 (original misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermetus quadrangulus Philippi, 1848
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermetus spiratus Philippi, 1836 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermicularia bicarinata (Deshayes, 1843)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermiculus spiratus (Philippi, 1836) (genus invalid)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermiculus spiratus var. bicarinata Mörch, 1861 (infrasubspecific)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermiculus spiratus var. melanosclera Mörch, 1861 (infrasubspecific)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermiculus spiratus var. quadrangularis Mörch, 1861 (infrasubspecific)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermiculus spiratus var. scalaris Mörch, 1861 (infrasubspecific)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermiculus spiratus var. teres Mörch, 1861 (infrasubspecific)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermiculus spiratus var. ungulina Mörch, 1861 (infrasubspecific)
Sources  basis of record Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian wormsnailUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian worm-shell  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCayman Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLesser Antilles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (40 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo NHMUK Zoology collection database 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Virginian, southside of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Vermicularia spirata
Vermicularia spirata
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160074
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z  checked  Rosenberg, Gary
2012-11-01 13:39:16Z  changed  Bieler, Rüdiger
  
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  Citation: Bieler, R.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Vermicularia spirata (Philippi, 1836). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160074 on 2014-11-24
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