WoRMS taxon details

Cassis Scopoli, 1777

206265  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206265)

accepted
Genus
Buccinum cornutum Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Cassis cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by subsequent designation)
Species Cassis abbotti Bouchet, 1988
Species Cassis brasili (Cossmann & Pissarro, 1905) †
Species Cassis cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis fimbriata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Species Cassis flammea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis kreipli Morrison, 2003
Species Cassis lelongi Gain, Belliard & Le Renard, 2017 †
Species Cassis madagascariensis Lamarck, 1822
Species Cassis nana Tenison Woods, 1879
Species Cassis nigellensis Gain, Belliard & Le Renard, 2017 †
Species Cassis norai Prati Musetti, 1995
Species Cassis parfouruorum Gain, Belliard & Le Renard, 2017 †
Species Cassis patamakanthini Parth, 2000
Species Cassis tessellata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Cassis tuberosa (Linnaeus, 1758)

Subgenus Cassis (Cassis) Scopoli, 1777 represented as Cassis Scopoli, 1777
Subgenus Cassis (Hypocassis) Iredale, 1927 represented as Cassis Scopoli, 1777
Subgenus Cassis (Morionella) Dall, 1909 † represented as Cassis Scopoli, 1777

Subgenus Cassis (Bezoardica) Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Phalium Link, 1807
Subgenus Cassis (Casmaria) accepted as Casmaria H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Subgenus Cassis (Echinophoria) Sacco, 1890 accepted as Echinophoria Sacco, 1890
Subgenus Cassis (Semicassis) Mörch, 1852 accepted as Semicassis Mörch, 1852 (original rank)
Species Cassis abbreviata Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Semicassis granulata (Born, 1778) (synonym)
Species Cassis achatina Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Semicassis labiata (Perry, 1811)
Species Cassis adansoni Locard, 1886 accepted as Semicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792) (synonym)
Species Cassis adcocki G. B. Sowerby III, 1896 accepted as Semicassis adcocki (G. B. Sowerby III, 1896) (original combination)
Species Cassis africana Fulton, 1930 accepted as Semicassis craticulata (Euthyme, 1885)
Species Cassis alba Perry, 1811 accepted as Cassis flammea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis alea Röding, 1798 accepted as Phalium areola (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis areola (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Phalium areola (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis bezoar Gray, 1839 accepted as Phalium glaucum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis bicarinata Jonas, 1839 accepted as Cassis fimbriata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Species Cassis bicincta Bayer, 1935 accepted as Cypraecassis testiculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis bisulcata Schubert & Wagner, 1829 accepted as Semicassis bisulcata (Schubert & J. A. Wagner, 1829) (original combination)
Species Cassis bituberculosa Martens, 1901 accepted as Echinophoria bituberculosa (Martens, 1901) (original combination)
Species Cassis booleyi G. B. Sowerby III, 1900 accepted as Semicassis bisulcata (Schubert & J. A. Wagner, 1829)
Species Cassis calamistrata Locard, 1891 accepted as Semicassis undulata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Cassis callosa Röding, 1798 accepted as Nassarius gibbosulus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Tritia gibbosula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis callosus Röding, 1798 accepted as Nassarius gibbosulus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Tritia gibbosula (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Cassis cameo Stimpson, 1860 accepted as Cassis madagascariensis Lamarck, 1822
Species Cassis cancellata Röding, 1798 accepted as Phalium decussatum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis caputequinum Röding, 1798 accepted as Cassis cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis centiquadrata Valenciennes, 1832 accepted as Semicassis centiquadrata (Valenciennes, 1832) (original combination)
Species Cassis cepa Röding, 1798 accepted as Semicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Cassis cernica G. B. Sowerby III, 1888 accepted as Casmaria cernica (G. B. Sowerby III, 1888) (original combination)
Species Cassis coarctata G. B. Sowerby I, 1825 accepted as Cypraecassis coarctata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1825) (original combination)
Species Cassis coronadoi Crosse, 1867 accepted as Echinophoria coronadoi (Crosse, 1867) (original combination)
Species Cassis coronata Röding, 1798 accepted as Cassis tessellata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Cassis coronulata G. B. Sowerby I, 1825 accepted as Phalium bandatum (Perry, 1811)
Species Cassis corrugata Swainson, 1822 accepted as Semicassis centiquadrata (Valenciennes, 1832)
Species Cassis craticulata Euthyme, 1885 accepted as Semicassis craticulata (Euthyme, 1885) (original combination)
Species Cassis crossei Hidalgo, 1896 accepted as Semicassis faurotis (Jousseaume, 1888)
Species Cassis dalli Anderson, 1929 accepted as Echinophoria hadra (Woodring & Olsson, 1957) (Invalid: junior secondary homonym of Galeodea dalli Dickerson, 1917; Phalium andersoni is a replacement name)
Species Cassis decresensis Hedley, 1923 accepted as Cassis fimbriata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Species Cassis denticulata Röding, 1798 accepted as Casmaria erinaceus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis doliata Valenciennes, 1832 accepted as Semicassis centiquadrata (Valenciennes, 1832)
Species Cassis exarata Reeve, 1848 accepted as Phalium exaratum (Reeve, 1848) (original combination)
Species Cassis flammeolum Röding, 1798 accepted as Phalium decussatum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis flammifera Röding, 1798 accepted as Phalium flammiferum (Röding, 1798) (original combination)
Species Cassis glabra Röding, 1798 accepted as Casmaria erinaceus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis glabrata Dunker, 1852 accepted as Semicassis glabrata (Dunker, 1852) (original combination)
Species Cassis glans Röding, 1798 accepted as Demoulia abbreviata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Cassis glauca (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Phalium glaucum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis globulus Menke, 1829 accepted as Demoulia ventricosa (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Cassis globulus Röding, 1798 accepted as Semicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Cassis gmelini Locard, 1886 accepted as Semicassis undulata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Cassis gracilenta Yokoyama, 1928 † accepted as Cyllene gracilenta (Yokoyama, 1928) †
Species Cassis hamata Röding, 1798 accepted as Cassis cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis japonica Reeve, 1848 accepted as Semicassis bisulcata (Schubert & J. A. Wagner, 1829)
Species Cassis kalosmodix Melvill, 1883 accepted as Casmaria kalosmodix (Melvill, 1883) (original combination)
Species Cassis labiata Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Cassis cornuta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis labiata Perry, 1811 accepted as Cassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Cypraecassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis labrosa Martini, 1773 accepted as Malea pomum (Linnaeus, 1758) (Unavailable under Direction 1 as published in non-binominal work)
Species Cassis lactea Kiener, 1835 accepted as Semicassis centiquadrata (Valenciennes, 1832)
Species Cassis lacteus Kiener, 1835 accepted as Semicassis granulata (Born, 1778) (synonym)
Species Cassis laevigata Menke, 1828 accepted as Semicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Cassis laevigatus Defrance, 1817 accepted as Semicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792) (synonym)
Species Cassis malum Röding, 1798 accepted as Semicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Cassis marmorata Röding, 1798 accepted as Cassis flammea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis massenae Kiener, 1835 accepted as Cypraecassis tenuis (W. Wood, 1828)
Species Cassis microstoma Martens, 1903 accepted as Semicassis microstoma (Martens, 1903) (original combination)
Species Cassis minuta Menke, 1829 accepted as Semicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Cassis mitellapolonica Röding, 1798 accepted as Cypraecassis testiculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis muricata Menke, 1828 accepted as Phalium bandatum (Perry, 1811)
Species Cassis muricata Hutton, 1873 † accepted as Echinophoria pollens (Finlay, 1926) † (Invalid: not Menke, 1828)
Species Cassis nivea Brazier, 1872 accepted as Semicassis pyrum (Lamarck, 1822)
Species Cassis nucleus Küster, 1837 accepted as Semicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792) (synonym)
Species Cassis nucleus Küster, 1857 accepted as Semicassis bisulcata (Schubert & J. A. Wagner, 1829)
Species Cassis paucirugis Menke, 1843 accepted as Semicassis paucirugis (Menke, 1843) (original combination)
Species Cassis pfeifferi Hidalgo, 1917 accepted as Semicassis bisulcata (Schubert & J. A. Wagner, 1829)
Species Cassis pila Reeve, 1848 accepted as Semicassis bisulcata (Schubert & J. A. Wagner, 1829)
Species Cassis pileolus Röding, 1798 accepted as Cypraecassis testiculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis platystomus Brugnone, 1880 accepted as Semicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792) (synonym)
Species Cassis plicaria Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Phalium fimbria (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Cassis plicata Deshayes, 1844 accepted as Phalium fimbria (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Cassis plicata Scopoli, 1786 accepted as Semicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Cassis pyrum Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Semicassis pyrum (Lamarck, 1822) (original combination)
Species Cassis ringens Swainson, 1822 accepted as Malea ringens (Swainson, 1822) (original combination)
Species Cassis rotundata Perry, 1811 accepted as Cassis madagascariensis Lamarck, 1822 (Declared a nomen oblitum by Petit (2003) under ICZN Article 23.9.2)
Species Cassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Cypraecassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis rufescens Röding, 1798 accepted as Cassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Cypraecassis rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Cassis rugosa Röding, 1798 accepted as Phalium flammiferum (Röding, 1798)
Species Cassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792) accepted as Semicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792)
Species Cassis saburoni Locard, 1886 accepted as Semicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792) (synonym)
Species Cassis semigranosa Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Semicassis semigranosa (Lamarck, 1822) (original combination)
Species Cassis sophia Brazier, 1872 accepted as Semicassis sophia (Brazier, 1872) (original combination)
Species Cassis spinosa Deshayes, 1844 accepted as Cassis tessellata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Cassis spinosa Gronovius, 1781 accepted as Cassis tessellata (Gmelin, 1791) (unavailable name: published in a work rejected by ICZN Opinion 261; made available by Deshayes (1844))
Species Cassis striatus Hutton, 1873 accepted as Semicassis pyrum (Lamarck, 1822) (invalid: junior homonym of Cassis striatus J. Sowerby, 1812; Cassidea multisecta Finlay, 1924 is a replacement name)
Species Cassis sulcosus (Bruguière, 1792) accepted as Semicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Cassis tenuilabris Menke, 1828 accepted as Casmaria ponderosa (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Cassis tenuis W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Cypraecassis tenuis (W. Wood, 1828) (original combination)
Species Cassis tessellata L. Pfeiffer, 1840 accepted as Semicassis granulata (Born, 1778)
Species Cassis texta Bronn, 1827 † accepted as Semicassis saburon (Bruguière, 1792) (dubious synonym)
Species Cassis thomsoni Brazier, 1875 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Cassis torquata Reeve, 1848 (unaccepted)
Species Cassis triangularis Coulon, 1936 (unaccepted)
Species Cassis triquetra Rigacci, 1866 (unaccepted)
Species Cassis tuberosa Röding, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Cassis tumida Petterd, 1886 (unaccepted)
Species Cassis turgida Reeve, 1848 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Cassis umbilicata Pease, 1861 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Cassis undulata (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Cassis variegata Perry, 1811 (unaccepted)
Species Cassis vibex (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Cassis vibexmexicana Stearns, 1894 (unaccepted)
Species Cassis wyvillei R. B. Watson, 1886 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Cassis zebra Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted)
Species Cassis zeylanica Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, original combination)
marine
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.
page(s): 393 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
MolluscaBase (2018). Cassis Scopoli, 1777. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206265 on 2018-05-28
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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.
page(s): 393 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofHypocassis Iredale, 1927) Iredale T. 1927. A review of Australian helmet shells (family Cassididae — phylum Mollusca). Records of the Australian Museum 15 (5): 321–354, plates 31-32., available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/journal/Iredale-1927-Rec-Aust-Mus-155-321354
page(s): 329 [details]   

original description  (ofNannocassis Iredale, 1927) Iredale T. 1927. A review of Australian helmet shells (family Cassididae — phylum Mollusca). Records of the Australian Museum 15 (5): 321–354, plates 31-32., available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/journal/Iredale-1927-Rec-Aust-Mus-155-321354
page(s): 328 [details]   

basis of record Verbinnen G., Segers L., Swinnen F., Kreipl K. & Monsecour D. (2016). Cassidae. An amazing family of seashells. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 251 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofCassis (Cassis) Scopoli, 1777) Verbinnen G., Segers L., Swinnen F., Kreipl K. & Monsecour D. (2016). Cassidae. An amazing family of seashells. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 251 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofCassis (Hypocassis) Iredale, 1927) Verbinnen G., Segers L., Swinnen F., Kreipl K. & Monsecour D. (2016). Cassidae. An amazing family of seashells. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 251 pp. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Grammatical gender feminine, following Latin noun cassis, meaning "helmet". [details]