Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Gastropoda > Subclass Caenogastropoda > Order Littorinimorpha > Superfamily Rissooidea > Family Rissoidae > Genus Rissoa

Rissoa parva (da Costa, 1778)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

RissoaDesmarest, 1814accepted genus name
Apicularia Monterosato, 1884 synonym
Goniostoma Villa, 1841 synonym
Lilacinia Nordsieck, 1972 synonym
Rissoa (Apicularia) Monterosato, 1884 synonym
Rissoia Bronn, 1848 synonym
Rissostomia G.O. Sars, 1878 synonym
Sabanea Monterosato, 1884 synonym
Sfaxiella Nordsieck, 1972 synonym
Turboella Leach, 1847 synonym
Zippora Leach, 1852 synonym

Species group names

Cingula parva (da Costa, 1778) synonym
Pusillina parva (da Costa, 1778) synonym
Rissoa cerasina Brusina, 1866 synonym
Rissoa interrupta (J. Adams, 1800) synonym
Rissoa interrupta var. bifasciata Sars G.O., 1878 synonym
Rissoa matoniana Récluz, 1843 synonym
Rissoa parva var. exilis Jeffreys, 1867 synonym
Rissoa semicostulata Anton, 1838 synonym
Turbo aereus Adams J., 1797 synonym
Turbo albus Adams J., 1797 synonym
Turbo interruptus Adams J., 1800 synonym
Turbo lacteus Donovan, 1804 synonym
Turbo parvus da Costa, 1778 synonym
Turbo subluteus Adams J., 1797 synonym
Turboella parva (da Costa, 1778) synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Danish: foldet tangsnegl sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: klein drijfhorentje


original description

Da Costa E. M. (1778). Historia Naturalis Testaceorum Britanniae. London: Millan, White, Elmsley & Robson XII + 254 + VIII p., 17 pl:

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

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.

additional source

Dyntaxa (2013) Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013].

additional source

Ponder W. F. (1985) A review of the genera of the Rissoidae (Mollusca: Mesogastropoda: Rissoacea). Records of the Australian Museum supplement 4: 1-221. [12 February 1985]

additional source

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





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (217 publications)
Barcode of Life
Marine Life Information Network - UK
GenBank (3 nucleotides; 0 proteins)


Gofas, S. (2014). Rissoa parva (da Costa, 1778). 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:141365




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