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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiini H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 (1847) 
AphiaID: 382333

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Tribe
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiinae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 (1847)
Source  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]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbium Röding, 1798

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymba Broderip, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbium Röding, 1798
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYetus Bowdich, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbium Röding, 1798
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Shell medium to large, cylindrically ovate or globose. Protoconch large, plug-like, callused and surrounded by a sharp ridge which is the posterior shoulder of the body whorl. Periostracum entirely or partially covered by a glaze. Radula uniserial with tricuspid teeth, the central cusp being the shortest. Ovoviviparous. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Zidoninae restricted to the western waters of Africa and the Iberian Peninsula. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:382333
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Date   action   by
2009-02-04 10:57:56Z  created  Bail, Patrice
2013-04-05 08:45:05Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Bail, P. (2014). Cymbiini H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 (1847). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382333 on 2014-09-22
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