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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmoriinae Gray, 1857 
AphiaID: 382341

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 editorAmoriinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Subfamily
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutidae Rafinesque, 1815
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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 Tribe Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmoriini Gray, 1857
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmoria Gray, 1855
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNannamoria Iredale, 1929
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamoria McMichael, 1960
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmorena Iredale, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmoria Gray, 1855
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanamoria Bondarev, 1995 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmoria Gray, 1855
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiolista Iredale, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmoria (Cymbiolista) Iredale, 1929 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmoria Gray, 1855
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRelegamoria Iredale, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmoria Gray, 1855
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZebramoria Iredale, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmoria Gray, 1855
Tribe Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonini Pilsbry & Olsson, 1954
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiola Swainson, 1831
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelo Broderip in Sowerby I, 1826
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulica Gray, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiola Swainson, 1831
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulicina Rovereto, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiola Swainson, 1831
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAusoba H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiola Swainson, 1831
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiolacca Iredale, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiola (Cymbiolacca) Iredale, 1929 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiola Swainson, 1831
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiolena Iredale, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiola Swainson, 1831
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelocorona Pilsbry & Olsson, 1954 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelo Broderip in Sowerby I, 1826
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocymbiola McMichael, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiolacca Iredale, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiola (Cymbiolacca) Iredale, 1929 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiola Swainson, 1831
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScapha Gray, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiola Swainson, 1831
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutocorona Pilsbry & Olsson, 1954 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymbiola Swainson, 1831
Tribe Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotovolutini Bail & Poppe, 2001
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotovoluta Cotton, 1946
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutoconus Crosse, 1871
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Shells of various size, elongate to ovate, solid and marked in a wide range of rich color patterns. Protoconch multispiral, conical or dome-shaped, with whorls regularly coiled around the axis of the shell, with or without axial sculpture. Siphonal notch shallow. Fasciole distinct. Generally four strong columellar plaits. No operculum.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:382341
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2009-02-04 10:57:56Z  created  Bail, Patrice
  
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  Citation: Bail, P. (2014). Amoriinae Gray, 1857. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382341 on 2014-12-21
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