Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Gastropoda > Subclass Caenogastropoda > Order Littorinimorpha > Superfamily Velutinoidea > Family Velutinidae > Genus Velutina

Velutina velutina (O. F. Müller, 1776)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

VelutinaFleming, 1820accepted genus name

Species group names

Bulla velutina Müller O.F., 1776 synonym
Helix laevigata Linnaeus, 1758 synonym
Velutina capuloidea Blainville, 1824 synonym
Velutina laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) synonym
Velutina laevigata (O. F. Müller, 1777) synonym
Velutina laevigata var. alba Jeffreys, 1867 synonym
Velutina rupicola Conrad, 1831 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Danish: fløjlsskæl sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: fluweelhoren; gewone fluweelhoren 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: smooth lamellaria; smooth velutina sources: North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
 French: veloutée lisse sources: Bousfield, E.L. 1964. Coquillages des cotes canadiennes de l'Atlantique. > Musée national du Canada, Ottawa. 89 p.
 Swedish: sjöpungsnäcka

Literature

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

Rosenberg, G. 2004. Malacolog Version 3.3.2: Western Atlantic gastropod database. The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA.

additional source

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

additional source

ITIS database

Genbank

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Taxonomy

CLEMAM
WoRMS

External Links

USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection
Marine Life Information Network - UK
Biodiversity Heritage Library (25 publications)
Barcode of Life
GBIF

Citation

Rosenberg, G.; Gofas, S. (2014). Velutina velutina (O. F. Müller, 1776). 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:141905

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Occurrence

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Environment


marine

Importance

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2010-10-01 by Gary Rosenberg

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