Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Gastropoda > Subclass Caenogastropoda > Order Neogastropoda > Superfamily Conoidea > Family Raphitomidae > Genus Teretia

Teretia teres (Reeve, 1844)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

TeretiaNorman, 1888accepted genus name

Species group names

Fusus laviae Calcara, 1845 synonym
Mangelia teres (Reeve, 1844) synonym
Mangelia teres var. alba Jeffreys, 1859 synonym
Pleurotoma borealis Lovén, 1846 synonym
Pleurotoma fusiformis Requien, 1848 synonym
Pleurotoma minuta var. polyzonata Brugnone, 1862 synonym
Pleurotoma teres Reeve, 1844 synonym


original description

Reeve L.A. (1843-1846). Monograph of the genus Pleurotoma. In: Conchologia Iconica, vol. 1, pl. 1-40 and unpaginated text. L. Reeve & Co., London. [stated dates: pl. 1-2, January 1843; pl. 3-6, February 1843; pl. 7-8, March 1843; pl. 9-10, April 1843; pl. 11-12, May 1843; pl. 13-14, June 1843; pl. 15, July 1843; pl. 16, August 1843; pl. 17, November 1843; pl. 18, December 1843; pl. 19; January 1844; pl. 20-26, October 1845; pl. 26-27, November 1845; 28-33, December 1845; 34-38, January 1846; 39-40, April 1846]

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

Bouchet P. & Warén A. (1980). Revision of the North-East Atlantic bathyal and abyssal Turridae (Mollusca: Gastropoda). Journal of Molluscan Studies Suppl. 8: 1-119 (dicembre)

additional source

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 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.





External Links

USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection
Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications)


Gofas, S. (2014). Teretia teres (Reeve, 1844). 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:139385




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