Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Gastropoda > Subclass Caenogastropoda > Order [unassigned] Caenogastropoda > Superfamily Triphoroidea > Family Triphoridae > Genus Marshallora

Marshallora adversa (Montagu, 1803)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

MarshalloraBouchet, 1985accepted genus name

Species group names

Biforina perversa var. parva Milaschewitsch, 1909 synonym
Murex adversus Montagu, 1803 synonym
Triforis perversus var. cincta Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1884 synonym
Triforis perversus var. diminuta Pallary, 1920 synonym
Triforis perversus var. lactea Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1884 synonym
Triforis perversus var. obesula Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1884 synonym
Triphora grimaldii macaronesica Nordsieck & Talavera, 1979 synonym
Triphora pseudobesula Nordsieck & Talavera, 1979 synonym
Turbo punctatus Kanmacher, 1798 synonym
Turbo reticulatus Donovan, 1804 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Danish: venstresnoet tårnsnegl sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: bruin contrahorentje; bruine contrahoren sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points;Hayward, P.; Nelson-Smith, A.; Shields, C. (1999). Gids van kust en strand: flora en fauna [Coast and beach guide: flora and fauna]. Tirion: Baarn, Netherlands. ISBN 90-5210-327-5. 352, ill. pp.
 Swedish: vänstervriden tornsnäcka


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

Ávila, S.P.; Cardigos, F.; Santos, R.S. (2004). D. João de Castro Bank, a shallow water hydrothermal-vent in the Azores: checklist of marine Molluscs. Arquipélago (Ciénc. Biol. Mar./Life Mar. Sci.) 21A: 75-80

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

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

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

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Gofas, S. (2014). Marshallora adversa. 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:141715




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