Taxon profile


Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Neogastropoda »  superfamily Volutoidea

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

subfamily Athletinae Pilsbry & Olsson, 1954
subfamily Calliotectinae Pilsbry & Olsson, 1954
subfamily Cymbiinae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
subfamily Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
subfamily Fulgorariinae Pilsbry & Olsson, 1954
subfamily Odontocymbiolinae Clench & Turner, 1964
subfamily Plicolivinae Bouchet, 1989
subfamily Scaphellinae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858
subfamily Volutinae Rafinesque, 1815
subfamily Zidoninae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [5ae1f6cf-dc20-4fc4-ab8a-32b8b6f8330c]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815]
Data retrieved on: 3 February 2017
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Volutidae]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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.