Taxon profile


Epitonium turtonis (Turton, 1819)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Unassigned Caenogastropoda »  family Epitoniidae - Wentletraps »  genus Epitonium

Scientific synonyms

Clathrus turtonis (Turton, 1819)
Epitonium tenuicosta Michaud, 1829
Epitonium tenuicosta transitans (Kobelt, 1908)
Epitonium turtonae karpathense Nordsieck, 1969
Epitonium turtoni (Turton, 1819)
Fusicoscala planicosta (Bivona, 1832)
Scalaria elegans Risso, 1826
Scalaria planicosta Bivona Ant., 1832
Scalaria tenuicosta var. strigata Pallary, 1938
Scalaria tenuicostata Michaud, 1829

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Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Epitonium turtonis Turton, 1819]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
IT Repetto G., Orlando F. & Arduino G. (2005): Conchiglie del Mediterraneo, Amici del Museo "Federico Eusebio", Alba, Italy [as Epitonium turtoni (Turton, 1819)]
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 Epitonium turtonis (Turton, 1819)]
SP Prats Pi, L. (2002): Gastròpodes marins de la cala de Binissafúller, Menorca (Illes Balears) [], Spira, 1(2): 21-24 [as Epitonium turtoni (Turton, 1819)]
SP Tarruella Ruestes, A. (2002): Moluscos marinos de Cap Ras y Llançà (Girona, NE de la península Ibérica) [], Spira, 1(2): 1-14 [as Epitonium turtoni (Turton, 1819)]

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