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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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochus modulus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus 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)
Sources  original description Gray J.E. (1842). Synopsis of the contents of the British Museum, 44th ed. British Museum. London. iv + 308 p.
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]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus ambiguus Dautzenberg, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus basteroti Benoist, 1874 †
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
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus lindae gervaini Paulmier, 1997
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 turbinoides (Locard, 1897)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus duplicatus A. Adams, 1851 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus morleti P. Fischer, 1882 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus obliquus A. Adams, 1851 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus obtusatus (Philippi, 1847) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus calusa Petuch, 1988 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochomodulus calusa (Petuch, 1988)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus calusa calusa Petuch, 1988 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus calusa Petuch, 1988 (alternate representation)
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus calusa foxhalli Petuch & R. F. Myers, 2014 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus calusa Petuch, 1988 (alternate representation)
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 cidaris Reeve, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus tectum (Gmelin, 1791)
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 floridanus Conrad, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
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 lenticularis (Lamarck, 1822) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus modulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus perlatus (Gmelin, 1791) 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 preangerensis K. Martin, 1905 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConomodulus preangerensis (K. Martin, 1905) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus tectum (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndomodulus tectum (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModulus trochiformis Souleyet, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochomodulus catenulatus (Philippi, 1849)
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196286
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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. (2011). Modulus. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196286 on 2017-04-23
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