Siphonaria

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Siphonaria
Siphonaria zelandica.JPG
External surface of a shell of Siphonaria zelandica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia
clade Euthyneura
clade Panpulmonata
Superfamily: Siphonarioidea
Family: Siphonariidae
Genus: Siphonaria
Sowerby I, 1823
Type species
Siphonaria sipho G. B. Sowerby I, 1823
Species

See text

Synonyms[1]
  • Liriola Dall, 1870
  • Mouretus Blainville, 1824
  • Siphonaria (Mouretus) Blainville, 1824

Siphonaria is a genus of air-breathing sea snails or false limpets, marine pulmonate gastropod molluscs in the family Siphonariidae, the false limpets.[1]

Distribution[edit]

This genus occurs worldwide in most tropical and temperate seas.

A shell of Siphonaria sirius
Three rows of the radula of Siphonaria; c) central tooth l) lateral teeth
Siphonaria gigas Sowerby, 1825. Museum specimens

Species[edit]

According to the World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS), the following species are included in the genus Siphonaria [2]

Other species within the genus Siphonaria include:[3][4]

Species brought into synonymy
  • Siphonaria adansonii de Blainville, 1827: synonym of Siphonaria pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Siphonaria algesirae Quoy & Gaimard, 1832: synonym of Siphonaria pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Siphonaria amara Reeve, 1856: synonym of Siphonaria normalis Gould, 1846
  • Siphonaria amphibia W. R. B. Oliver, 1915: synonym of Siphonaria raoulensis W. R. B. Oliver, 1915
  • Siphonaria anneae Tomlin, 1944: synonym of Siphonaria carbo Hanley, 1858
  • Siphonaria aspera Krauss, 1848: synonym of Siphonaria serrata (Fischer von Waldheim, 1807)
  • Siphonaria baconi Reeve, 1856: synonym of Siphonaria zelandica Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
  • Siphonaria cancer Reeve, 1856: synonym of Siphonaria australis Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
  • Siphonaria cheesemani W. R. B. Oliver, 1915: synonym of Siphonaria raoulensis W. R. B. Oliver, 1915
  • Siphonaria cochleariformis Reeve, 1856: synonym of Siphonaria japonica (Donovan, 1824) (nomen dubium, doubtful synonym)
  • Siphonaria cyaneomaculata (Sowerby III, 1906): synonym of Siphonaria concinna Sowerby I, 1823
  • Siphonaria grisea Gmelin: synonym of Siphonaria pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Siphonaria inculta Gould, 1846: synonym of Siphonaria australis Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
  • Siphonaria jonasi Dunker, 1853: synonym of Siphonaria pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Siphonaria lineolata d'Orbigny, 1842: synonym of Siphonaria pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Siphonaria macauleyensis W. R. B. Oliver, 1915: synonym of Siphonaria raoulensis W. R. B. Oliver, 1915
  • Siphonaria mouret Sowerby G.B. I, 1825: synonym of Siphonaria pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Siphonaria mouretus de Blainville, 1824: synonym of Siphonaria pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Siphonaria naufraga Stearns, 1872: synonym of Siphonaria pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Siphonaria nigerrima E. A. Smith, 1903: synonym of Siphonaria carbo Hanley, 1858
  • Siphonaria nuttallii Hanley, 1858: synonym of Siphonaria normalis Gould, 1846
  • Siphonaria obliquata G. B. Sowerby I, 1825: synonym of Benhamina obliquata (Sowerby I, 1825)
  • Siphonaria redimiculum Reeve, 1856: synonym of Kerguelenella lateralis (Gould, 1846)
  • Siphonaria stellata Blainville, 1827: synonym of Siphonaria laciniosa (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Siphonaria stowae Verco, 1906: synonym of Pugillaria stowae (Verco, 1906)
  • Siphonaria striatocostata Dunker, 1846: synonym of Siphonaria pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Siphonaria tenuicostulata Smith: synonym of Siphonaria carbo Hanley, 1858
  • Siphonaria variabilis Krauss, 1848: synonym of Siphonaria concinna Sowerby I, 1823
  • Siphonaria virgulata Hedley, 1915: synonym of Siphonaria funiculata Reeve, 1856
  • Siphonaria zebra Reeve, 1856: synonym of Siphonaria zelandica Quoy & Gaimard, 1833

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Rosenberg, G.; Gofas, S. (2012). Siphonaria. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138489 on 2012-07-04
  2. ^ WoRMS : Siphonaria
  3. ^ "Siphonaria". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. 
  4. ^ Powell A. W. B., New Zealand Mollusca, William Collins Publishers Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand 1979 ISBN 0-00-216906-1