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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 editorZidoninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcithoini (Tribe)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZidoninae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Rank Tribe
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZidoninae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
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]

Environment marine
Notes 
From editor or global species database
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
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-02-04 10:57:56Z  created  Bail, Patrice
2015-06-17 02:42:54Z  changed  Marshall, Bruce
2016-07-06 17:53:18Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Marshall, B.; Bail, P. (2016). Alcithoini. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382338 on 2016-08-31
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