Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Gastropoda > Subclass Heterobranchia > Infraclass Opisthobranchia > Order Cephalaspidea > Superfamily Bulloidea > Family Bullidae > Genus Bulla

Bulla striata Bruguière, 1792

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

BullaLinnaeus, 1758accepted genus name

Species group names

Bulla amygdala Dillwyn, 1817 orthographic variant
Bulla (Bullea) dactylis Menke, 1855 synonym
Bulla adansoni Philippi, 1853 synonym
Bulla alba Turton, 1825 synonym
Bulla amygdala Dillwyn, 1817 synonym
Bulla amygdalum Dillwyn, 1817 synonym
Bulla columnae Delle Chiaje, 1827 synonym
Bulla roperiana Pilsbry, 1895 synonym
Bulla striata var. minor Pallary, 1938 synonym; nom. nud.
Retusa mariateresae Parenzan, 1970 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: bushiq deti


original description

Bruguière J.G. (1789-1792). Encyclopdie méthodique ou par ordre de matières. Histoire naturelle des vers. Pancoucke, Paris. Vol. 1, part 1, p. 1-344 [june 1789]; Vol. 1, part 2, p. 345-758 [13 Feb. 1792; dates after N. EVENHUIS, 2003, Zootaxa, 166: 37; Zootaxa, 207]; Atlas pl. 1-189 [1791]; pl. 190-286 [1797] pl. 287-390 [1798] pl. 391-488 [1816: edited by Deshayes]

basis of record

Malaquias M.A. & Reid D.G. (2008). Systematic revision of the living species of Bullidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Cephalaspidea), with a molecular phylogenetic analysis. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 153:453-543.

additional source

Rosenberg, G., F. Moretzsohn, and E. F. García. 2009. Gastropoda (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 579–699 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

additional source

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





External Links

Barcode of Life (8 barcodes)
USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection
GenBank (38 nucleotides; 10 proteins)


Gofas, S. (2014). Bulla striata Bruguière, 1792. 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:138940




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