Petaloconchus

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Petaloconchus
Petaloconchus intortus 01.jpg
Petaloconchus intortus (Lamarck, 1818)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Littorinimorpha
Superfamily: Vermetoidea
Family: Vermetidae
Genus: Petaloconchus
Lea, 1843

Petaloconchus is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Vermetidae, the worm snails or worm shells.[1]

Species[edit]

Species within the genus Petaloconchus include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Petaloconchus Lea, 1843. WoRMS (2009). Petaloconchus Lea, 1843. 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=138650 on 9 July 2010.
  2. ^ Petaloconchus adansoni (Daudin, 1800).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 9 July 2010.
  3. ^ Petaloconchus erectus (Dall, 1888).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 9 July 2010.
  4. ^ Petaloconchus floridanus Olsson & Harbison, 1953.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 9 July 2010.
  5. ^ Petaloconchus glomeratus (Linnaeus, 1758).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 9 July 2010.
  6. ^ Petaloconchus interliratus Stearns, 1893.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 9 July 2010.
  7. ^ Petaloconchus mcgintyi Olsson & Harbison, 1953.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 9 July 2010.
  8. ^ Petaloconchus nigricans (Dall, 1884).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 9 July 2010.
  9. ^ Petaloconchus varians (d’Orbigny, 1839).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 9 July 2010.

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