CZ EN
SEARCH  

Taxon profile

genus

astraea snail
Astraea Röding, 1798

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Vetigastropoda »  family Turbinidae - Turbans and Star Shells »  subfamily Astraeinae

Scientific synonyms

Canthorbis Swainson, 1840
Imperator Montfort, 1810

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Included taxa

Number of records: 18

species Astraea babelis Fischer, 1874
species Astraea buschii R. A. Philippi, 1844

Astraea buschii

species Astraea gibberosa Dillwyn, 1817
species Astraea gilchristi Sowerby
species Astraea helicina (Gmelin, 1791)
species Astraea heliotropium Martyn, 1784

Astraea heliotropium

species Astraea johnstoni N. H. J. Odhner, 1923
species Astraea kesteveni T. Iredale, 1924

Astraea kesteveni

species Astraea latispina R. A. Philippi, 1844
species Astraea milloni Richard & Salvat, 1973
species Astraea nakamineae T. Habe & T. Okutani, 1981
species Astraea olfersii Philippi, 1846

Astraea olfersii

species Astraea olivacea Wood, 1828
species Astraea semicostata Fischer, 1875
species Astraea sirius (Gould, 1849)
species Astraea spirata W. H. Dall, 1911
species Astraea turbanica W. H. Dall, 1910
species Astraea unguis Wood, 1828

Astraea unguis


Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [5b09a1bb-b739-4136-84c9-dcd98bf46104]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversi...], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Astraea Röding, 1798]
Data retrieved on: 15 February 2015

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.

Taxa (not confirmed) - 2
Comments - 4