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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutilithes Swainson, 1831 † 
AphiaID: 581970

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 editorAthletinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutilithes † (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVoluta muricina Lamarck, 1803 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutilithes muricina (Lamarck, 1803) † (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAthletinae Pilsbry & Olsson, 1954
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutilithes Swainson, 1831 †
Source  original description Swainson W. (1829-1833). Zoological Illustrations, or original figures and descriptions of new, rare, or interesting animals, selected chiefly from the classes of ornithology, entomology, and conchology, and arranged according to their apparent affinities. Second series. London: Baldwin & Cradock. (Vol. 1-3): pl. 1-30 [1829] pl. 31-45 [1830] pl. 46-85 [1831] pl. 86-96 [1832] pl. 97-136 [1833]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/42278
page(s): ser. 2, pl. 53 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutilithes muricina (Lamarck, 1803) †

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutilithes (Volutocorbis) Dall, 1890 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAthleta (Volutocorbis) Dall, 1890 † (original rank)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutilithes gilchristi G. B. Sowerby III, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAthleta gilchristi (G. B. Sowerby III, 1902) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutilithes limopsis Conrad, 1860 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutocorbis limopsis (Conrad, 1860) † (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolutilithes philippiana Dall, 1890 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMiomelon philippianum (Dall, 1890) (original combination)
Environment marine
Fossil range fossil only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:581970
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2011-10-10 19:26:45Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
2017-08-31 20:32:48Z  changed  Marshall, Bruce
2017-09-25 08:59:00Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Marshall, B. (2017). Volutilithes Swainson, 1831 †. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=581970 on 2017-10-21
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