Cadulus

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Cadulus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Scaphopoda
Order: Gadilida
Family: Gadilidae
Genus: Cadulus
Philippi, 1844 [1]
Species

51, see text.

Cadulus is a large genus of small tusk shells in the family Gadilidae. It contains over fifty-one described species.[2]

Species[edit]

Species brought into synonymy
  • Cadulus aberrans Whiteaves, 1887 - aberrant toothshell: synonym of Gadila aberrans (Whiteaves, 1887)
  • Cadulus booceras Tomlin, 1926: synonym of Siphonodentalium booceras (Tomlin, 1926)
  • Cadulus carolinensis Bush, 1885: synonym of Polyschides carolinensis (Bush, 1885)
  • Cadulus domingensis (d'Orbigny in Mörch, 1863): synonym of Gadila dominguensis (d’Orbigny, 1853)
  • Cadulus carolinensis Bush, 1885: synonym of Polyschides carolinensis (Bush, 1885)
  • Cadulus elongatus J. B. Henderson, 1920: synonym of Gadila elongata (Henderson, 1920)
  • Cadulus fusiformis Pilsbry and Sharp, 1898: synonym of Gadila aberrans (Whiteaves, 1887)
  • Cadulus grandis A. E. Verrill, 1884: synonym of Polyschides grandis (Verrill, 1884)
  • Cadulus halius Henderson, 1920: synonym of Cadulus podagrinus Henderson, 1920
  • Cadulus hepburni (Dall, 1897): synonym of Gadila aberrans (Whiteaves, 1887)
  • Cadulus laevis (Brazier, 1877): synonym of Ditrupa gracillima Grube, 1878
  • Cadulus martini Scarabino, 1995: synonym of Cadulus scarabinoi Steiner & Kabat, 2004
  • Cadulus nitentior Arnold, 1903 †: synonym of Gadila aberrans (Whiteaves, 1887)
  • Cadulus nitidus: synonym of Polyschides nitidus (Henderson, 1920)
  • Cadulus pandionis (A. E. Verrill and S. Smith, 1880): synonym of Gadila pandionis (Verrill & Smith, 1880)
  • Cadulus perpusillus (Sowerby, 1832): synonym of Gadila perpusilla (Sowerby in Broderip & Sowerby, 1832)
  • Cadulus peruvianus Dall, 1908: synonym of Gadila peruviana (Dall, 1908)
  • Cadulus poculum Dall, 1889: synonym of Gadila pocula (Dall, 1889)
  • Cadulus rushii Pilsbry and Sharp, 1898: synonym of Polyschides rushii (Pilsbry & Sharp, 1898)
  • Cadulus simpsoni Henderson, 1920: synonym of Gadila simpsoni Henderson, 1920
  • Cadulus spectabilis A. E. Verrill, 1885: synonym of Polyschides spectabilis (A. E. Verrill, 1885)
  • Cadulus strangulatus Locard, 1897: synonym of Gadila strangulata (Locard, 1897)
  • Cadulus striatus Pilsbry and Sharp, 1898: synonym of Gadila striata (Pilsbry & Sharp, 1898)
  • Cadulus subtilis Plate, 1908: synonym of Ditrupa gracillima Grube, 1878
  • Cadulus verrilli Henderson, 1920: synonym of Gadila verrilli (Henderson, 1920)
  • Cadulus viperidens Melvill & Standen, 1896: synonym of Dischides viperidens (Melvill & Standen, 1896)

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Cadulus at Wikimedia Commons
  • Data related to Cadulus at Wikispecies