WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutifusus Conrad, 1863

382288

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accepted
Genus
marine
recent + fossil
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Voluta mutabilis Conrad, 1834 (fossil)  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Voluta mutabilis Conrad, 1834 (fossil) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Known only from waters off Cuba and the east...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Known only from waters off Cuba and the east coast of Florida. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Voluta mutabilis Conrad, 1834 (fossil)  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Voluta mutabilis Conrad, 1834 (fossil) [details]
Marshall, B.; Bail, P. (2017). Volutifusus Conrad, 1863. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382288 on 2017-11-18

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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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyaurinia Clench & Aguayo, 1940) 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]   
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Shell medium in size, fusiform to ovate-fusiform. Protoconch large, smooth with a projecting calcarella. Teleoconch covered by glaze. No periostracum. Columellar plaits absent. No color pattern. Radula uniserial with tricuspid teeth. The central cusp is the widest, with the side cusps curving inward. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Known only from waters off Cuba and the east coast of Florida. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Voluta mutabilis Conrad, 1834 (fossil) [details]