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Aporrhaidae

Stromboidea

  • Aporrhaidae

Original Diagnosis of the family Aporrhaidae by Gray, 1850, p.66:

  • "Teeth, central 1, lateral 3.3, uncinate. Eyes sessile at base of tentacle. Varix single, permanent, marginal."

Gray, 1850 placed three genera in Aporrhaidae:

  • Aporrhais
  • ? Struthiolaria
  • ? Dolium

The genera belonging to the Family Aporrhaidae are under discussion, see e.g. Bandel, 2007 or Kollmann, 2009.

Tridactylus Gardner, 1875 is treated as synonym of Cultrigera.

Synonyms are

  • Chenopodidae Deshayes, 1866
  • Chenopidae Koken, 1896

References

  • Gray, 1850, Figures of molluscous animals, 4:66
  • R. Ubaldi, 2012. Recent Aporrhaidae; Clio, Supplement to Argonauta, MTa01 No. 1-6, 2012, Fulltext

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