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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis Scopoli, 1777 
AphiaID: 206265

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 editorTonnoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinum cornutum Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassidae Latreille, 1825
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis Scopoli, 1777
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassidea Bruguière, 1789
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Cassis) Scopoli, 1777 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Hypocassis) Iredale, 1927 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniogalea Mörch, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypocassis Iredale, 1927
Sources  original description Scopoli, G.A. (1777). Introductio ad historiam naturalem, sistens genera lapidum, plantarum et animalium hactenus detecta, caracteribus essentialibus donata, in tribus divisa, subinde ad leges naturae. Prague. Pp i-x + 1-506.
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis abbotti Bouchet, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis fimbriata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis flammea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis kreipli Morrison, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis madagascariensis Lamarck, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis nana Tenison-Woods, 1879
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis norai Prati Musetti, 1995
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis patamakanthini Parth, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tessellata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tuberosa (Linnaeus, 1758)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Cassis) Scopoli, 1777 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis Scopoli, 1777 (alternate representation)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Cassis) cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758) (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Cassis) flammea (Linnaeus, 1758) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis flammea (Linnaeus, 1758) (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Cassis) madagascariensis Lamarck, 1822 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis madagascariensis Lamarck, 1822 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Cassis) norai Prati Musetti, 1995 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis norai Prati Musetti, 1995 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Cassis) tessellata (Gmelin, 1791) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tessellata (Gmelin, 1791) (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Cassis) tuberosa (Linnaeus, 1758) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tuberosa (Linnaeus, 1758) (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Hypocassis) Iredale, 1927 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis Scopoli, 1777 (alternate representation)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Hypocassis) abbotti Bouchet, 1988 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis abbotti Bouchet, 1988 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Hypocassis) fimbriata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis fimbriata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Hypocassis) kreipli Morrison, 2003 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis kreipli Morrison, 2003 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Hypocassis) nana Tenison-Woods, 1879 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis nana Tenison-Woods, 1879 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Hypocassis) patamakanthini Parth, 2000 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis patamakanthini Parth, 2000 (alternate representation)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis abbreviata Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis achatina Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis labiata (Perry, 1811)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis adansoni Locard, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis adcocki Sowerby III, 1896 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis adcocki (Sowerby III, 1896)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis alba Perry, 1811 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis flammea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis areola (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalium areola (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis bicarinata Jonas, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis fimbriata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis bicincta Bayer, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraecassis testiculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis bisulcata Schubert & Wagner, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis bisulcata (Schubert & J. A. Wagner, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis bituberculosa Martens, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophoria bituberculosa (Martens, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis calamistrata Locard, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis callosa Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassarius gibbosulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis callosus Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassarius gibbosulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis cameo Stimpson, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis madagascariensis Lamarck, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis caputequinum Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis centiquadrata (Valenciennes, 1832) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis centiquadrata (Valenciennes, 1832)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis cernica G. B. Sowerby III, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCasmaria cernica (G. B. Sowerby III, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis coarctata G. B. Sowerby I, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraecassis coarctata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis coronadoi Crosse, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophoria coronadoi (Crosse, 1867)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis coronata Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tessellata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis dalli Anderson, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophoria hadra (Woodring & Olsson, 1957)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis decresensis Hedley, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis fimbriata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis denticulata Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCasmaria erinaceus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis flammifera Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalium flammiferum (Röding, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis glabra Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCasmaria erinaceus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis glans Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDemoulia abbreviata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCassis glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalium glaucum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCassis globulus Menke, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDemoulia ventricosa (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis gmelini Locard, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis gracilenta Yokoyama, 1928 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyllene gracilenta (Yokoyama, 1928) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis hamata Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis japonica Reeve, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis bisulcata (Schubert & J. A. Wagner, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis kalosmodix Melvill, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCasmaria kalosmodix (Melvill, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis labiata Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis labiata Perry, 1811 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraecassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis labrosa Martini, 1773 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalea pomum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis lacteus Kiener, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis laevigatus Defrance, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis marmorata Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis flammea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis massenae Kiener, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraecassis tenuis (W. Wood, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis mitellapolonica Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraecassis testiculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis nivea Brazier, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis pyrum (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis nucleus Küster, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis pila Reeve, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis bisulcata (Schubert & J. A. Wagner, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis pileolus Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraecassis testiculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis platystomus Brugnone, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis pyrum Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis pyrum (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis ringens Swainson, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalea ringens (Swainson, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis rotundata Perry, 1811 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis madagascariensis Lamarck, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraecassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis rufescens Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraecassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis saburoni Locard, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis semigranosa Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis semigranosa (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis spinosa Deshayes, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tessellata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis spinosa Gronovius, 1781 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tessellata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis striatus Hutton, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis pyrum (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis sulcosus (Bruguière, 1792) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tenuis W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraecassis tenuis (W. Wood, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis texta Bronn, 1827 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis torquata Reeve, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCasmaria ponderosa (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis triangularis Coulon, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tuberosa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis triquetra Rigacci, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tuberosa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tuberosa Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraecassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tumida Petterd, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis pyrum (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis turgida Reeve, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCasmaria turgida (Reeve, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis undulatus (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis vibex (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCasmaria erinaceus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis vibexmexicana Stearns, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCasmaria erinaceus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis wyvillei Watson, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophoria wyvillei (Watson, 1886)
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammatical gender feminine, following Latin noun cassis, meaning "helmet". [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206265
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Date   action   by
1997-06-07 07:51:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-01-05 09:58:19Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-03-20 08:13:00Z  changed  Wambiji, Nina
2010-12-11 11:53:02Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2017-01-13 17:34:31Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2017-01-14 19:02:28Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2017). Cassis Scopoli, 1777. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206265 on 2017-01-17
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