Taxon profile


Gastropoda Cuvier, 1795

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks

Other names

= slugs
= snails


Important groups

Cypraeidae - Cowries, Pulmonata - pulmonates

Recently completed profiles

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Xylodiscula lens Warén, 1992
Xylodiscula boucheti Warén, Carrozza & Rocchini in Warén, 1992
Xylodisculidae Warén, 1991
Trochaclis versiliensis Warén, Carrozza & Rocchini in Warén, 1992
Trochaclis Thiele, 1912

Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 26

superorder Heterobranchia J. E. Gray, 1840
order Patellogastropoda Lindberg, 1986
order Vetigastropoda Salvini-Plawen, 1980 - limpets
order Cocculiniformia Haszprunar, 1987
order Caenogastropoda Cox, 1960

Gastropoda incertae sedis

superfamily Euomphaloidea
superfamily Loxonematoidea Koken, 1889
superfamily Macluritoidea
superfamily Ophiletoidea
superfamily Straparollinoidea
superfamily Trochonematoidea
family Holopeidae

Links and literature

CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Gastropoda]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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