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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimnia spelta (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 478341

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 editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraeoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimniinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimnia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimnia Risso, 1826
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla spelta Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeosimnia spelta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Neosimnia treated as synonym of Simnia)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNeosimnia spelta spelta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvula acicularis Tryon, 1885 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvula intermedia Tryon, 1885 (synonym)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOvula lutea Pallary, 1900
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvula obsoleta Locard, 1892 (synonym)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOvula rosea Pallary, 1900
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOvula roseocarnea Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1883
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvula sowerbyana Tryon, 1885 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvula spelta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvula spelta var. lutea Pallary, 1900 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvula spelta var. lutea-rosea Pallary, 1900 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvula spelta var. lutea-roseocarnea Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1883 (synonym)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOvula triticea Payraudeau, 1826
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOvulum obtusum G. B. Sowerby I, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvulum secale Sowerby G.B. I, 1828 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimnia nicaeensis Risso, 1826 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimnia nicaoensis [sic] (misspelling [by Allan, J. 1956] of nicaeensis Risso, 1826)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimnia spelta var. brevis Coen, 1949 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Dolin L. & Ledon D., 2002. Nouveaux taxons et discussion de la systématique des genres correspondants d'Ovulidae (Mollusca, Caenogastropoda) de l'Éocène inférieur de Gan (France). Geodiversitas 24(2): 329-347., available online at http://www.mnhn.fr/publication/geodiv/g02n2a4.pdf
page(s): 341 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean ovulid [from synonym]  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimnia spelta var. brevis Coen, 1949 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimnia spelta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAzores [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAtlantic Europe [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Simnia spelta (Linnaeus, 1758)Specimen from La Herradura, Granada (actual size 11.9 mm).
Simnia spelta (Linnaeu...

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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:478341
Taxonomic
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2010-05-27 20:15:18Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Simnia spelta (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=478341 on 2014-07-31
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