Homalopoma

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Homalopoma
Homalopoma cunninghami 001.jpg
Drawing with two views of a shell of Homalopoma cunninghami
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Vetigastropoda
Superfamily: Phasianelloidea
Family: Colloniidae
Subfamily: Colloniinae
Genus: Homalopoma
Carpenter, 1864[1]
Species

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Homalopoma, common name the dwarf turbans, is a genus of mostly very small sea snails with a calcareous operculum, marine gastropod molluscs in the family Colloniidae. [2]

Species[edit]

Species within the genus Homalopoma include:[3]

Species brought into synonymy 
  • Homalopoma arsinoense (Issel, 1869): synonym of Collonista arsinoensis (Issel, 1869)
  • Homalopoma carpenteri Pilsbry, 1888: synonym of Homalopoma luridum (Dall, 1885)
  • Homalopoma engbergi (Willett, 1929): synonym of Homalopoma lacunatum (Carpenter, 1864)
  • Homalopoma finkli Petuch, 1987 accepted as Cataegis finkli (Petuch, 1987)
  • Homalopoma juanensis (Dall, 1919) : synonym of Homalopoma luridum (Dall, 1885)
  • Homalopoma kussakini Egorov, 2000 : synonym of Lirularia iridescens (Schrenck, 1863)
  • Homalopoma panamense (Dall, 1908): synonym of Cantrainea panamensis (Dall, 1908)
  • Homalopoma rotundata [sic]: synonym of Homalopoma rotundatum (Sowerby, 1889)

Other species include:[4][verification needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Carpenter P. P. (1864). Rep. Brit. Ass. 33(1863): 537, 588, 627.
  2. ^ Gofas, S.; Bouchet, P. (2011). Homalopoma Carpenter, 1864. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138605 on 2011-03-18
  3. ^ WoRMS (2009). Homalopoma Carpenter, 1864. In: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S.; Rosenberg, G. (2009) World Marine Mollusca database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138605 on 10 October 2011
  4. ^ Powell A. W. B. (1979). New Zealand Mollusca, William Collins Publishers Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand, ISBN 0-00-216906-1
  • Oliverio M. & G. Buzzurro, 1994. A new Mediterranean species of the Genus Homalopoma, with notes on the Genusgroup (Trochoidea, Turbinidae, Colloniinae). Bollettino Malacologico, Milano, 30(5-9): 182-188.
  • 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
  • Williams S.T., Karube S. & Ozawa T. (2008) Molecular systematics of Vetigastropoda: Trochidae, Turbinidae and Trochoidea redefined. Zoologica Scripta 37: 483–506.