WoRMS taxon details

Scaphellinae Gray, 1857

382283  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:382283)

accepted
Subfamily
marine
MolluscaBase (2018). Scaphellinae Gray, 1857. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382283 on 2018-05-26
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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]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Head bilobed in front by a deep cleft. Siphon with one basal lobe on the left side of head. Racemose gland fluffy. Gland of Leiblein large and convoluted, tightly intricate with the oesophagus. Siphonal notch and fasciole absent. No operculum. [details]