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Pseudovertagus aluco 01.JPG
Five views of a shell of Pseudovertagus aluco
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Sorbeoconcha
Superfamily: Cerithioidea
Family: Cerithiidae
Genus: Pseudovertagus
Vignal, 1904

Pseudovertagus (Pseudovertagus) Vignal, 1904

Pseudovertagus is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Cerithiidae.[1]


Species within the genus Pseudovertagus include:

Species brought into synonymy
  • Pseudovertagus excelsior Iredale, 1930: synonym of Pseudovertagus phylarchus (Iredale, 1929)


  • Houbrick R.S. (1978). The family Cerithiidae in the Indo-Pacific. Part 1: the genera Rhinoclavis, Pseudovertagus and Clavocerithium. Monographs of Marine Mollusca 1: 1-130

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