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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus Gray, 1842 
AphiaID: 196286

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 editorModulidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochus modulus Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulidae P. Fischer, 1884
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulidae P. Fischer, 1884
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplodon Rafinesque, 1819 (senior synonym of Modulus which, however, is in prevailing usage)
Source  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]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus ambiguus Dautzenberg, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus bayeri Petuch, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus bermontianus Petuch, 1994
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus cerodes (A. Adams, 1851)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus disculus (Philippi, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus guernei Dautzenberg, 1900
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus hennequini Petuch, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus honkerorum Petuch, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus kaicherae Petuch, 1987
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus lindae Petuch, 1987
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus nodosus Macsotay & Campos, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus pacei Petuch, 1987
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus tectum (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus turbinoides (Locard, 1897)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus obtusatus (Philippi, 1846) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus floridanus Conrad, 1869 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus perlatus (Gmelin, 1791) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758) (alternate representation)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus calusa Petuch, 1988 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochomodulus calusa (Petuch, 1988)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus canaliculatus Mörch, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus candidus Petit de la Saussaye, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndomodulus tectum (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus carchedonius (Lamarck, 1822) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochomodulus carchedonius (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus catenulatus (Philippi, 1849) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochomodulus catenulatus (Philippi, 1849)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus convexior Mörch, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus dorsuosus Gould, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus disculus (Philippi, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus krebsii Mörch, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus pisum Mörch, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus trochiformis Eydoux & Souleyet, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus catenulatus (Philippi, 1849) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochomodulus catenulatus (Philippi, 1849)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196286
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2006-01-03 17:10:18Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-05-02 17:58:21Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Modulus Gray, 1842. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196286 on 2014-09-16
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