Terebra

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Terebra
Terebra dislocata.jpg
A shell of Terebra dislocata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Neogastropoda
Superfamily: Conoidea
Family: Terebridae
Genus: Terebra
Bruguière, 1789
Species

See text

Synonyms[1]
  • Dimidacus Iredale, 1929
  • Myurellina Bartsch, 1923
  • Noditerebra Cossmann, 1896
  • Nototerebra Cotton, 1947
  • Panaterebra Olsson, 1967
  • Paraterebra Woodring, 1928
  • Subula Schumacher, 1817
  • Terebrina Bartsch, 1923 (Invalid: junior homonym of Terebrina Rafinesque, 1815; Dimidacus is a replacement name)
  • Terebrum Montfort, 1810
  • Vertagus Link, 1807

Terebra is a genus of small to large-sized predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Terebridae, the auger snails. [1]

Species in this genus do not possess a radula.

Species[edit]

Species within the genus Terebra include:

Terebra inversa, a fossil gastropod from Pliocene deposits near Antwerp.

Species in the genus Terebra include: [1] [2][3]

Synonyms

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Terebra Bruguière, 1789 .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 14 September 2010.
  2. ^ "Terebra". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. 
  3. ^ Powell A. W. B., New Zealand Mollusca, William Collins Publishers Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand 1979 ISBN 0-00-216906-1
  4. ^ Terryn, Y. (2010). Perirhoe circumcincta (Deshayes, 1857). In: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S.; Rosenberg, G. (2010) World Marine Mollusca database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=438755 on 2010-05-19