WoRMS taxon details

Volutini Rafinesque, 1815

382263  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:382263)

accepted
Tribe
Genus Voluta Linnaeus, 1758

Genus Chlorosina Gray, 1858 accepted as Voluta Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Harpula Swainson, 1831 accepted as Voluta Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Genus Musica Gray, 1847 accepted as Voluta Linnaeus, 1758 (junior objective synonym of Voluta)
Genus Plejona Röding, 1798 accepted as Voluta Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Volutarius Duméril, 1805 accepted as Voluta Linnaeus, 1758 (objective synonym of Voluta)
Genus Volutolyria Crosse, 1877 accepted as Voluta Linnaeus, 1758 (junior objective synonym of Voluta)
marine
Not documented
Distribution Restricted to Caribbean waters and adjacent areas.  
Distribution Restricted to Caribbean waters and adjacent areas. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Volutini Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382263 on 2018-12-10
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2009-02-04 08:47:21Z
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basis of record Bail P. & Poppe G.T. 2001. A conchological iconography: a taxonomic introduction of the recent Volutidae. ConchBooks, Hackenheim. 30 pp, 5 pl. (updated October 2008 for WoRMS) [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Radula uniserial with broad multicuspid teeth and two large marginal cusps. Protoconch small and turbinate. Teleoconch squat and noduled. Siphonal notch deep. Fasciole present. [details]

Distribution Restricted to Caribbean waters and adjacent areas. [details]