WoRMS taxon details

Modulus Gray, 1842

196286  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196286)

accepted
Genus
Trochus modulus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Modulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by subsequent designation)
Aplodon Rafinesque, 1819 (senior synonym of Modulus which, however, is in prevailing usage)
Species Modulus ambiguus Dautzenberg, 1910
Species Modulus basteroti Benoist, 1874 †
Species Modulus bayeri Petuch, 2001
Species Modulus bermontianus Petuch, 1994
Species Modulus cerodes A. Adams, 1851
Species Modulus disculus (Philippi, 1846)
Species Modulus guernei Dautzenberg, 1900
Species Modulus hennequini Petuch, 2013
Species Modulus honkerorum Petuch, 2013
Species Modulus kaicherae Petuch, 1987
Species Modulus lindae Petuch, 1987
Species Modulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Modulus nodosus Macsotay & Campos, 2001
Species Modulus pacei Petuch, 1987
Species Modulus turbinoides (Locard, 1897)

Species Modulus duplicatus A. Adams, 1851 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Modulus morleti P. Fischer, 1882 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Modulus obliquus A. Adams, 1851 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Modulus obtusatus (Philippi, 1847) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Modulus calusa Petuch, 1988 accepted as Trochomodulus calusa (Petuch, 1988) (original combination)
Species Modulus canaliculatus Mörch, 1876 accepted as Modulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Modulus candidus Petit de la Saussaye, 1853 accepted as Indomodulus tectum (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Modulus carchedonius (Lamarck, 1822) accepted as Trochomodulus carchedonius (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Modulus catenulatus (Philippi, 1849) accepted as Trochomodulus catenulatus (Philippi, 1849)
Species Modulus cidaris Reeve, 1848 accepted as Modulus tectum (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Indomodulus tectum (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Modulus convexior Mörch, 1876 accepted as Modulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Modulus dorsuosus Gould, 1853 accepted as Modulus disculus (Philippi, 1846)
Species Modulus floridanus Conrad, 1869 accepted as Modulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Modulus krebsii Mörch, 1876 accepted as Modulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Modulus lenticularis (Lamarck, 1822) accepted as Modulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Modulus perlatus (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Modulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Modulus pisum Mörch, 1876 accepted as Modulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Modulus preangerensis K. Martin, 1905 † accepted as Conomodulus preangerensis (K. Martin, 1905) † (original combination)
Species Modulus tectum (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Indomodulus tectum (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Modulus trochiformis Souleyet, 1852 accepted as Trochomodulus catenulatus (Philippi, 1849)
Gray J.E. (1842). Molluscs. Pp. 48-92, in: Synopsis of the contents of the British Museum, edition 44. British Museum. London. iv + 308 p. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/244322#page/56/mode/1up
page(s): 60, 90 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Modulus Gray, 1842. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196286 on 2018-09-24
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original description Gray J.E. (1842). Molluscs. Pp. 48-92, in: Synopsis of the contents of the British Museum, edition 44. British Museum. London. iv + 308 p. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/244322#page/56/mode/1up
page(s): 60, 90 [details]   

redescription Landau B., Vermeij G. K. & Reich S. (2014). Classification of the Modulidae (Caenogastropoda, Cerithioidea), with new genera and new fossil species from the Neogene of tropical America and Indonesia. Basteria. 78(1-3): 1-29. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality