Crassicantharus

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Crassicantharus
Crassicantharus noumeensis, usnm1296851 2016-02-23-18.19 (24961055510).jpg
Crassicantharus noumeensis shell
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Neogastropoda
Superfamily: Buccinoidea
Family: Buccinidae
Genus: Crassicantharus
Ponder, 1972[1]
Diversity[2][3]
11 species or 12

Crassicantharus is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Buccinidae, the true whelks [4]

Species[edit]

Species within the genus Crassicantharus include:

Similar species:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ponder W. (1972). J. malac. Soc. Aust. 2: 262.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n Fraussen K. & Stahlschmidt P. (2015). "An extensive radiation of the genus Crassicantharus Ponder, 1972 (Gastropoda: Buccinoidea) in French Polynesia, with description of nine new species". Novapex 16(3): 65-80.
  3. ^ Bouchet, P.; Fraussen, K. (2015). Crassicantharus Ponder, 1972. In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=445980 on 2016-06-15
  4. ^ Crassicantharus Ponder, 1972.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 30 December 2010.
  5. ^ Crassicantharus norfolkensis Ponder, 1972.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 18 April 2010.
  6. ^ Crassicantharus noumeensis (Crosse, 1870).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 20 February 2014.

External links[edit]