MolluscaBase taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScaphopoda

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Bronn, 1862
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentaliida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadilida
Scarabino, V.; Gofas, S. (2011). Scaphopoda. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed at on 2017-12-13

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additional source An outline for the classification of Phylum Mollusca in taxonomic databases [report elaborated by WoRMS editors for internal use, june 2010] [details]  OpenAccess publication 

status source Steiner, G.; Kabat, A. R. (2001). Catalogue of supraspecific taxa of Scaphopoda (Mollusca). Zoosystema. 23(3): 433-460., available online at [details]   

ecology source Gudmundsson, G.; Engelstad, K.; Steiner, G.; Svavarsson, J. (2003). Diets of four deep-water scaphopod species (Mollusca) in the North Atlantic and the Nordic Seas. Marine Biology. 142(6): 1103-1112., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification These two clades seem unambiguously supported by both molecular and morphological data; traditionally ranked as orders although why not subclass? Opinions welcome, decisions on this extend to other cases like the archeogastropod groups.  [details]

Feeding Type
deposit feeder: selective (1A) [details]
omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstoottandjesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorolifantstandjes  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortusk shells  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorscaphopodes  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorescafópodos  [details]
Swedish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortandsnäckor  [details]