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Taxon profile

phylum

mollusks
Mollusca Cuvier, 1795

kingdom Animalia - animals »  subdivisio Protostomia - protostomes

Other names

= molluscs

Temporal range:Cambrian - recent

Images

Succinea putris - European Ambersnail

Succinea putris - European Ambersnail

Author: Michal Maňas

Octopus vulgaris - Common Octopus

Octopus vulgaris - Common Octopus

Author: Vladimír Motyčka

Functions restricted to taxon Mollusca

Important groups

Bivalvia - bivalves, Cephalopoda - cephalopods, Gastropoda - gastropods
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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subphylum Amphineura
subphylum Conchifera Gegenbaur, 1878 - shell-bearers

Mollusca incertae sedis

class Helcionelloida Peel, 1991
class Paragastropoda Linsley & Kier, 1984

Links and literature

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

Data source info

Bruyne R. H. de (2004): Encyklopedie ulit a lastur, 1. vydání, Rebo Productions CZ, Dobřejovice, 336 pp.
Gastropoda - systém mořských čeledí, Cephalopoda – systém čeledí.

Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp.
všechny české názvy těchto skupin: Scaphopoda, Cephalopoda.

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/home], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra
Australian Faunal Directory Checklist Output
Group: NONMARINEMOLLUSCA
Generation Date: October 23, 2008 11:11:31 AMGMT
[Data retrieved on: 08 January 2009]

Čejka T.: Ekologie měkkýšů [http://www.mollusca.cz/snails]
Pro checklist Slovenska - 7th June 2002 Mollusca Slovaciae http://mujweb.cz/veda/snails/checklist.h...

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [http://www.faunaeur.org]
Bank, Ruud A. (ed.). 2006. Mollusca. Fauna Europaea version 1.1, http://www.faunaeur.org
[Data retrieved on: 15 September 2006]

Juřičková L., Horsák M., Beran L. (2001): Check-list of the molluscs (Mollusca) of the Czech Republic, Acta Soc. Zool. Bohem., Praha
25-40

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Explanations

extinct taxon