Ectosinum

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Ectosinum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Littorinimorpha
Superfamily: Naticoidea
Family: Naticidae
Genus: Ectosinum
Iredale, 1931

Ectosinum is a genus of predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Naticidae, the moon snails.[1]

This genus has become a synonym of Sinum Röding, 1798

Species[edit]

Species within the genus Ectosinum include:

  • Ectosinum pauloconvexum Iredale, 1931: synonym of Sinum planulatum (Récluz, 1843)

* Ectosinum planulatum (Récluz, 1843):[2] synonym of Sinum planulatum (Récluz, 1843)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ectosinum Iredale, 1931. WoRMS (2009). Ectosinum Iredale, 1931. Accessed through the World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204714 on 16 June 2010.
  2. ^ Ectosinum planulatus Recluz.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 16 June 2010.

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