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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolinices heros (Say, 1822) 
AphiaID: 160460

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 editorPolinices (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuspira heros (Say, 1822)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolinices Montfort, 1810
Sources  basis of record Abbott R. T. (1974) American seashells. The marine mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific coast of North America. ed. 2. Van Nostrand, New York. 663 pp., 24 pls. [October 1974] (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon northern moon snail  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornatice de l'AtlantiqueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhéros  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorL'Etang [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLorneville Harbour [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew River [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaint Andrews [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnse de Belliveau [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (28 publications) 
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 of 50 to 110 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to off North Carolina [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat intertidal [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160460
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-31 07:42:56Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
2011-10-27 04:14:08Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2014-01-03 15:27:28Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S.; Bouchet, P.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Polinices heros (Say, 1822). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160460 on 2014-08-27
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