Taxon profile


Aporrhais pespelecani (C. Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Littorinimorpha »  family Aporrhaidae - Pelicans Foot »  genus Aporrhais

Scientific synonyms

Aporrhais aldrovandi Capellini, 1860
Aporrhais pelecanipes Locard, 1892
Aporrhais pespelecani oblongus Settepassi, 1970
Aporrhais pespelecani robustissimus Settepassi, 1970
Aporrhais pespelecani var. aculeus Coen, 1933
Aporrhais pespelecani var. albida Jeffreys, 1867
Aporrhais pespelecani var. bifida Coen, 1931
Aporrhais pespelecani var. bilobata Clement, 1873
Aporrhais pespelecani var. incrassata Locard & Caziot, 1900
Aporrhais pespelecani var. oceanica Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1882


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Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Aporrhais pespelicani (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
EN Wieneke U., Stoutjesdijk H.: Stromboidea Wiki [] [as Aporrhais pespelecani (Linnaeus, 1758)]
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Aporrhais pespelecani (LINNÉ, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013
IT Repetto G., Orlando F. & Arduino G. (2005): Conchiglie del Mediterraneo, Amici del Museo "Federico Eusebio", Alba, Italy [as Aporrhais pespelecani (Linné, 1758)]
EN Petović S., Gvozdenović S., Ikica Z. (2017): An Annotated Checklist of the Marine Molluscs of the South Adriatic Sea (Montenegro) and a Comparison with Those of Neighbouring Areas, Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 17: 921-934 [as Aporrhais pespelecani (Linnaeus, 1758)]
SP Tarruella Ruestes, A. & Fontanet Giner, M. (2001): Moluscos marinos del Golf de Sant Jordi (L'Ampolla) y del Port dels Alfacs [], Spira, 1(1): 1-5 [as Aporrhais pespelecani (Linnaeus, 1758)]
SP Tarruella Ruestes, A. (2002): Moluscos marinos de Cap Ras y Llançà (Girona, NE de la península Ibérica) [], Spira, 1(2): 1-14 [as Aporrhais pespelecani (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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