Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Gastropoda > Subclass Caenogastropoda > Order [unassigned] Caenogastropoda > Superfamily Cerithioidea > Family Turritellidae > Subfamily Turritellinae > Genus Turritella

Turritella communis Risso, 1826

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

TurritellaLamarck, 1799accepted genus name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: kërmilli kullë sources: Dhora, DH. 2008. Fjalor i emrave të kafshëve të Shqipërisë (Emri shkencor – Shqip – Anglisht) / Dictionary of animal names of Albania (Scientific names – Albanian – English). Camaj – Pipa. Shkodër, Albania. pp. 288.
 Bokmål (Norwegian): tårnsnegl sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: tårnsnegl sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: penhoren sources: 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.
 English: Auger shell sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English-United States: Auger Shell sources: Charles Hussey
 French: turritelle sources: 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.
 German: gemeine Turmschnecke sources: Lindner, G. (1999). Schelpengids: schelpen uit de wereldzeeën, vorm, voorkomen, systematiek [The shell guide: shells from the world oceans, shape, distribution and systematics]. Tirion: Baarn, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-5210-409-3. 320 pp.
 Greek: Πύργος sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: tårnsnegl sources: Hist. Nat. Principale productions l'Europe mediona
 Norwegian Nynorsk: tårnsnigel sources: Hist. Nat. Principale productions l'Europe mediona
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): tårnsnigel sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: tornsnäcka

Literature

basis of record

Reeve, 1849 Conch. Icon. 5 (Turritella, Mesalia, Eglisia)

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

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.

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Taxonomy

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External Links

Link Marine Life Information Network - UK
Link To GBIF

Citation

Gofas, S. (2011). Turritella communis Risso, 1826. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:141872

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2004-12-21 by Serge Gofas

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