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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcithoini Pilsbry & Olsson, 1954 
AphiaID: 382338

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcithoini (Tribe)
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 editorAlcithoe H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZygomelon Harasewych & Marshall, 1995

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeporemax Iredale, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcithoe H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalomelon Finlay, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcithoe H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeremelon Marwick, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcithoe H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Shell medium to large, solid, elongate fusiform. Protoconch of slightly irregular whorls, deviated from the axis of the shell. Body whorl smooth or knobbed. Aperture narrow. Columella with four to five plaits. Siphonal notch shallow. Fasciole weak. Radula uniserial with tricuspid teeth, the central cusp being the longest, basal plates arched. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Zidoninae restricted to the waters of New Zealand and adjacent areas. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:382338
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2009-02-04 10:57:56Z  created  Bail, Patrice
  
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  Citation: Bail, P. (2014). Alcithoini Pilsbry & Olsson, 1954. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382338 on 2014-12-23
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