Taxon profile


Euchelus Philippi, 1847

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Seguenziida »  family Chilodontidae

Scientific synonyms

Aradasia Gray, 1850
Huttonia Kirk, 1882


Shell solid, turbinate, with spiral beaded cords; umbilicus open or closed; aperture ovate, outer lip thickened, lirate within; columella thickened, with a tooth at its base.
Quinn J F 1979 - The systematics and zoogeography of the gastropod family Trochidae collected in the Straits of Florida and its approaches
Author: Jan Delsing

Included taxa

Number of records: 21

species Euchelus alarconi Rehder, 1980

Euchelus alarconi

species Euchelus asper J. F. Gmelin, 1791

Euchelus asper

species Euchelus barbadensis W.H. Dall, 1927

Euchelus barbadensis

species Euchelus bermudensis R.G. Moolenbeek & M.J. Faber, 1989

Euchelus bermudensis

species Euchelus bicinctus auct. non R.A. Philippi, 1849

Euchelus bicinctus

species Euchelus bitoi Nomura & Hatai, 1940
species Euchelus circulatus (Anton, 1849)
species Euchelus dampierensis Jansen, 1994

Euchelus dampierensis

species Euchelus decora Poppe & Tagaro, 2016
species Euchelus eucastus W. H. Dall, 1927

Euchelus eucastus

species Euchelus gemmatus (Gould, 1845)

Euchelus gemmatus

species Euchelus guttarosea W. H. Dall, 1889

Euchelus guttarosea

species Euchelus horridus (R.A. Philippi, 1846)

Euchelus horridus

species Euchelus hummelincki Moolenbeek & Faber, 1989

Euchelus hummelincki

species Euchelus intricatus (A.A. Gould, 1849)
species Euchelus mysticus Pilsbry, 1890
species Euchelus oxytropis (Philippi, 1848)
species Euchelus persicus (Von Martens, 1874)
species Euchelus polysarkon Vilvens, 2017
species Euchelus pullatus (Anton, 1848)
species Euchelus scaber P. Fischer

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1285121]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Euchelus Philippi, 1847]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN Australian Faunal Directory [ef14fd6d-6f4c-4534-9504-47cd5dee48b4]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Euchelus Philippi, 1847]
Data retrieved on: 15 February 2015

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