MolluscaBase name details

Epitonium (Clathrus) Agassiz, 1837

246050  (

Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Epitonium (Clathrus) Agassiz, 1837. Accessed at: on 2020-02-26
2007-08-29 09:54:43Z
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basis of record Seasearch Marine Surveys (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy Gofas, S. & Beu, A. (2003). Tonnoidean Gastropods of the North Atlantic seamounts and the Azores. <em>American Malacological Bulletin.</em> 17(1-2): 91-108., available online at [details]   
From editor or global species database
Synonymy Currently, all species around Epitonium (Clathrus) are classified in Epitonium. It is not sure that this is correct, the type species of Epitonium being a large Chinese species once higlhy prized by collectors, and quite different. Nevertheless, this is - at the moment - the state of the art. Further research may indeed bring Clathrus as a valid subgenus or genus. [details]

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