Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Gastropoda > Subclass Caenogastropoda > Order Neogastropoda > Superfamily Conoidea > Family Raphitomidae > Genus Raphitoma

Raphitoma leufroyi (Michaud, 1828)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

RaphitomaBellardi, 1847accepted genus name
Cordieria Monterosato, 1884 later homonym
Homotoma Bellardi, 1875 later homonym
Cenodagreutes E. H. Smith, 1967 synonym
Cordieria Monterosato, 1884 synonym
Homotoma Bellardi, 1875 synonym
Leufroyia Monterosato, 1884 synonym
Peratotoma Harris & Burrows, 1891 synonym
Philbertia Monterosato, 1884 synonym
Raphitoma (Cyrtoides) Nordsieck, 1968 synonym
Raphitoma (Leufroyia) Monterosato, 1884 synonym
Raphitoma (Raphitoma) Bellardi, 1848 synonym

Species group names

Pleurotoma leufroyi Michaud, 1828 basionym
Clathurella mirabilis Locard, 1892 synonym
Defrancia leufroyi (Michaud, 1828) synonym
Defrancia leufroyi var. carnosula Jeffreys, 1867 synonym
Leufroyia leufroyi (Michaud, 1828) synonym
Murex caudiculus Brusina, 1870 synonym
Pleurotoma inflata Philippi, 1836 synonym
Pleurotoma leufroyi Michaud, 1828 synonym
Pleurotoma zonalis Delle Chiaje, 1830 synonym


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

Rolán E., 2005. Malacological Fauna From The Cape Verde Archipelago. Part 1, Polyplacophora and Gastropoda.

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.

additional source

Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (Ed.) (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp.





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication)
USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection


Gofas, S. (2014). Raphitoma leufroyi (Michaud, 1828). 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:139370




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