Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Gastropoda > Subclass Caenogastropoda > Order Neogastropoda > Superfamily Buccinoidea > Family Buccinidae > Genus Buccinum

Buccinum glaciale Linnaeus, 1761

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

BuccinumLinnaeus, 1758accepted genus name
Tritonium O. F. Müller, 1776 synonym
Tritonium (Buccinum) Linnaeus, 1758 synonym

Species group names

Buccinum carinatum Phipps, 1774 synonym
Buccinum donovani Gray J.E., 1839 synonym
Buccinum ekblawi Baker, 1919 synonym
Buccinum hancocki Mörch, 1857 synonym
Buccinum morchianum Dunker, 1858 synonym
Buccinum parallelum Dall, 1919 synonym
Buccinum richardi Dautzenberg & Fischer H., 1912 synonym
Buccinum tubulosum Reeve, 1845 synonym
Buccinum turritum Verkrüzen, 1878 synonym


original description

Linnaeus, C. (1761). Fauna Suecica sistens Animalia Sueciae Regni: Mammalia, Aves, Amphibia, Pisces, Insecta, Vermes. Distributa per Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Differentiis Specierum, Synonymis Auctorum, Nominibus Incolarum, Locis Natalium, Descriptionibus insectorum. Editio altera, auctior. Stockholmiae: L. Salvii, 48 + 578 pp.

basis of record

Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213

additional source

Rosenberg, G. 2004. Malacolog Version 3.3.2: Western Atlantic gastropod database. The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA.

additional source

Fraussen K. (2010). Buccinidae checklist. Pers. Com.

additional source

Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p.





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (136 publications)
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USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection


Fraussen, K.; Gofas, S. (2014). Buccinum glaciale Linnaeus, 1761. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138864




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