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

Colus jeffreysianus (P. Fischer, 1868)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

ColusRöding, 1798accepted genus name
Fusus (Sipho) Mörch, 1852 synonym
Neptunea (Sipho) Mörch, 1852 synonym
Sipho Mörch, 1852 synonym
Siphonorbis Mörch, 1869 synonym
Tritonofusus Beck, 1847 synonym

Species group names

Colus howsei (J. T. Marshall, 1902) synonym
Fusus (Sipho) pupula Fischer P., 1883 synonym
Fusus attenuatus Jeffreys, 1877 synonym
Fusus consimilis Marshall, 1902 synonym
Fusus jeffreysianus Fischer P., 1868 synonym
Fusus propinquus Alder, 1848 synonym
Fusus propinquus var. howsei Marshall, 1902 synonym
Fusus propinquus var. laevis Marshall, 1902 synonym
Neptunea (Sipho) pertenuis Sykes, 1911 synonym
Neptunia jeffreysiana (Fischer P., 1868) synonym
Neptunia jeffreysiana var. bicolor Locard, 1896 synonym
Neptunia jeffreysiana var. elongata Locard, 1896 synonym
Neptunia jeffreysiana var. major Locard, 1896 synonym
Neptunia jeffreysiana var. minor Locard, 1896 synonym
Neptunia jeffreysiana var. ventricosa Locard, 1896 synonym
Neptunia pupoidea Locard, 1897 synonym
Neptunia torra Locard, 1897 synonym
Sipho turritus (M. Sars, 1859) synonym
Siphonorbis marshalli Iredale, 1918 synonym
Tritonium turritum Sars M., 1859 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Danish: håret tensnegl sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: gezwollen slanke noordhoren


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

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp.





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication)


Fraussen, K.; Gofas, S. (2014). Colus jeffreysianus (P. Fischer, 1868). 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:138903




 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data




no data

Provided by

logo erms



Last modified

2010-07-19 by Koen Fraussen

Your feedback

click here

Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License

Your e-mail address:

Your message: