Taxon profile


Charonia lampas (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Littorinimorpha »  family Ranellidae - Tritons »  genus Charonia

Scientific synonyms

Charonia eucla (Hedley, 1914)
Charonia eucla eucla (Hedley, 1914)


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Included taxa

Number of records: 8

subspecies Charonia lampas capax (Finlay, 1927)
subspecies Charonia lampas lampas (Linnaeus, 1758)
subspecies Charonia lampas macilenta J.T. Kuroda & T. Habe, 1961
subspecies Charonia lampas nodifera J.B.P.A. Lamarck, 1822
subspecies Charonia lampas pustulata (Eurthyme, 1889)
subspecies Charonia lampas rubicunda (Perry, 1811) - Reddish Rock-whelk

Charonia lampas rubicunda - Reddish Rock-whelk

subspecies Charonia lampas sauliae (Reeve, 1844)

Charonia lampas sauliae

subspecies Charonia lampas weisbordi J. Gibson-Smith, 1976

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Charonia lampas (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Charonia lampas (LINNÉ, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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