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Cassidae Latreille, 1825

22999  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:22999)

accepted
Family
Cassinae Latreille, 1825· accepted, alternate representation
Oocorythinae P. Fischer, 1885· accepted, alternate representation
Phaliinae Beu, 1981· accepted, alternate representation
Genus Casmaria H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Genus Cassis Scopoli, 1777
Genus Cypraecassis Stutchbury, 1837
Genus Dalium Dall, 1889
Genus Echinophoria Sacco, 1890
Genus Eucorys Beu, 2008
Genus Galeodea Link, 1807
Genus Haydenia Gabb, 1864 †
Genus Microsconsia Beu, 2008
Genus Oocorys P. Fischer, 1884
Genus Phalium Link, 1807
Genus Sconsia Gray, 1847
Genus Semicassis Mörch, 1852

Subfamily Cassinae Latreille, 1825 represented as Cassidae Latreille, 1825
Subfamily Oocorythinae P. Fischer, 1885 represented as Cassidae Latreille, 1825
Subfamily Phaliinae Beu, 1981 represented as Cassidae Latreille, 1825

Genus Antephalium Iredale, 1927 accepted as Semicassis (Antephalium) Iredale, 1927 represented as Semicassis Mörch, 1852
Genus Bathygalea Woodring & Olsson, 1957 accepted as Echinophoria Sacco, 1890
Genus Benthodolium Verrill & S. Smith [in Verrill], 1884 accepted as Oocorys P. Fischer, 1884
Genus Bezoardica Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Phalium Link, 1807 (junior objective synonym of Phalium)
Genus Bezoardicella Habe, 1961 accepted as Phalium Link, 1807
Genus Cassidaria Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Galeodea Link, 1807 (Junior objective synonym of Galeodea)
Genus Cassidea Bruguière, 1789 accepted as Cassis Scopoli, 1777
Genus Cypraeicassis Cossmann, 1903 accepted as Cypraecassis Stutchbury, 1837 (invalid: unjustified emendation of Cypraecassis)
Genus Echinora Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Galeodea Link, 1807 (junior objective synonym of Galeodea)
Genus Euspinacassis Finlay, 1926 accepted as Echinophoria Sacco, 1890
Genus Faurotis Jousseaume, 1888 accepted as Semicassis Mörch, 1852
Genus Galeoocorys Kuroda & Habe, 1957 accepted as Galeodea Link, 1807
Genus Goniogalea Mörch, 1857 accepted as Cassis Scopoli, 1777
Genus Hadroocorys Quinn, 1980 accepted as Oocorys P. Fischer, 1884
Genus Hypocassis Iredale, 1927 accepted as Cassis (Hypocassis) Iredale, 1927 represented as Cassis Scopoli, 1777
Genus Levenia Gray, 1847 accepted as Cypraecassis (Levenia) Gray, 1847 represented as Cypraecassis Stutchbury, 1837
Genus Morio Montfort, 1810 accepted as Galeodea Link, 1807 (junior objective synonym of Galeodea)
Genus Nannocassis Iredale, 1927 accepted as Cassis (Hypocassis) Iredale, 1927 represented as Cassis Scopoli, 1777
Genus Taieria Finlay & Marwick, 1937 † accepted as Galeodea Link, 1807 (synonym)
Genus Trachydolium Howe, 1926 † accepted as Echinophoria Sacco, 1890
Genus Tylocassis Woodring, 1928 accepted as Semicassis Mörch, 1852
Genus Xenogalea Iredale, 1927 accepted as Semicassis Mörch, 1852
Genus Xenophalium Iredale, 1927 accepted as Semicassis Mörch, 1852
marine
Not documented
Nomenclature Despite its incorrect formation (the correct one would be Cassididae, based on the genitive form of Cassis), the ICZN has...  
Nomenclature Despite its incorrect formation (the correct one would be Cassididae, based on the genitive form of Cassis), the ICZN has placed the name Cassidae Latreille, 1825 on the official list of family names, therefore avoiding homonymy with Cassididae Stephens, 1831 (based on Cassida Linnaeus, 1758, a chrysomelid beetle); Opinion 1023 (1974, Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 31: 127-129. [details]

Taxonomy Bouchet & Rocroi (2005) listed Cassidae as a synonym of Tonnidae Suter, 1913 (1825), following in this Riedel (1995). The...  
Taxonomy Bouchet & Rocroi (2005) listed Cassidae as a synonym of Tonnidae Suter, 1913 (1825), following in this Riedel (1995). The two families are here maintained separate following Beu (2008: 272) [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Cassidae Latreille, 1825. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=22999 on 2018-06-18
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original description  (ofOocorythidae P. Fischer, 1885) Fischer P. (1880-1887). Manuel de Conchyliologie et de Paléontologie Conchyliologique. Paris, Savy pp. XXIV + 1369 + pl. 23. Fasc. 1: pp. 1-112 [21. 9. 1880]. Fasc. 2: pp. 113-192 [16. 3. 1881]. Fasc. 3: pp. 193-304 [28. 7. 1881]. Fasc. 4: pp. 305-416 [5. 5. 1882]. Fasc. 5: pp. 417-512 [21. 2. 1883]. Fasc. 6: pp. 513-608 [20. 12. 1883]. Fasc. 7: pp. 609-688 [30. 6. 1884]. Fasc. 8: pp. 689-784 [29. 1. 1885]. Fasc. 9: pp. 785-896 [31. 8. 1885]. Fasc. 10: pp. 897-1008 [30. 4. 1886]. Fasc. 11: pp. 1009-1369 [15. 6. 1887], available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47340
page(s): 769 [details]   

basis of record Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2005). Classification and nomenclator of gastropod families. Malacologia. 47(1-2): 1-397 ISBN 3-925919-72-4. [details]   

additional source Abbott, R.T. (1968). The Helmet shells of the world (Cassidae) Part 1. Indo-pacific Mollusca 2(9): 7-201 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Kreipl K. 1997. Recent Cassidae. Christa Hemmen, Wiesbaden, 151 p.  [details]   

additional source Riedel F. 1995. An outline of Cassoidean phylogeny (Mollusca, Gastropoda). Contributions to Tertiary and Quaternary Geology 32(4): 97–132. [details]   

additional source 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 [details]   

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

status source Beu, A. G. (2008). Recent deep-water Cassidae of the world. A revision of Galeodea, Oocorys, Sconsia, Echinophoria and related taxa, with new genera and species (Mollusca, Gastropoda). in: Héros, V. et al. (Ed.) Tropical Deep-Sea Benthos 25. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (1993). 196: 269-387. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofCassinae Latreille, 1825) Vaught, K.C.; Tucker Abbott, R.; Boss, K.J. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne. ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofPhaliinae Beu, 1981) Vaught, K.C.; Tucker Abbott, R.; Boss, K.J. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne. ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofOocorythinae P. Fischer, 1885) Bouchet P., Rocroi J.P., Hausdorf B., Kaim A., Kano Y., Nützel A., Parkhaev P., Schrödl M. & Strong E.E. (2017). Revised classification, nomenclator and typification of gastropod and monoplacophoran families. Malacologia. 61(1-2): 1-526. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Nomenclature Despite its incorrect formation (the correct one would be Cassididae, based on the genitive form of Cassis), the ICZN has placed the name Cassidae Latreille, 1825 on the official list of family names, therefore avoiding homonymy with Cassididae Stephens, 1831 (based on Cassida Linnaeus, 1758, a chrysomelid beetle); Opinion 1023 (1974, Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 31: 127-129. [details]

Taxonomy Bouchet & Rocroi (2005) listed Cassidae as a synonym of Tonnidae Suter, 1913 (1825), following in this Riedel (1995). The two families are here maintained separate following Beu (2008: 272) [details]
 



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English helmet shells  [details]
Japanese トウカムリ  [details]