Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Gastropoda > Subclass Vetigastropoda > Superfamily Fissurelloidea > Family Fissurellidae > Subfamily Emarginulinae > Genus Emarginula

Emarginula rosea Bell, 1824

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

EmarginulaLamarck, 1801accepted genus name
Semperia Crosse, 1867 synonym

Species group names

Emarginula capuliformis Philippi, 1836 synonym
Emarginula conica Schumacher, 1817 synonym
Emarginula costae Tiberi, 1855 synonym
Emarginula pileolus Michaud, 1829 synonym
Emarginula richardi Fenaux, 1942 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Dutch: roze napslak sources: de Bruyne, R.H.; Bank, R.A.; Adema, J.P.H.M.; Perk, F.A. (1994). Nederlandse naamlijst van de weekdieren (Mollusca) van Nederland en Belgie: feestuitgave ter gelegenheid van het zestig-jarig jubileum van de Nederlandse Malacologische Vereniging [Dutch namelist of the Mollusca from the Netherlands and Belgium: festive edition at the occasion of the 60-year jubilee of the Dutch Malacological Society]. Backhuys Publishers: Leiden, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-73348-33-1. 149 pp.
 English: pink slit limpet sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English-United States: Pink Slit Limpet


original description

Bell T. 1824. Description of a new species of Emarginula. Zoological Journal 1(1): 52, pl. 4 fig,. 1-2

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

Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van Belgiƫ [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp.





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (95 publications)
USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection


Gofas, S. (2014). Emarginula rosea. 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:139965




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