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Bittium  Gray, 1847
Taxonomic Serial No.: 71976

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 1999   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                            SuperfamilyCerithioidea J. Fleming, 1822  
                               FamilyCerithiidae J. Fleming, 1822  
                                  GenusBittium Gray, 1847  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Bittium alternatum (Say, 1822)  
                                     Species Bittium arenaense Hertlein and Strong, 1951  
                                     Species Bittium armillatum (Carpenter, 1864)  
                                     Species Bittium asperum Gabb, 1861  
                                     Species Bittium attenuatum Carpenter, 1864 – slender cerith 
                                     Species Bittium bartolomensis Bartsch, 1917  
                                     Species Bittium catalinense Bartsch, 1907  
                                     Species Bittium cerralvoense Bartsch, 1911  
                                     Species Bittium challisae Bartsch, 1917  
                                     Species Bittium eschrichtii (Middendorf, 1849) – threaded cerith 
                                     Species Bittium fastigiatum Carpenter, 1864  
                                     Species Bittium fetellum Bartsch, 1911  
                                     Species Bittium inornatum Bartsch, 1911  
                                     Species Bittium interfossum (Carpenter, 1864)  
                                     Species Bittium johnstonae Bartsch, 1911  
                                     Species Bittium larum Bartsch, 1911  
                                     Species Bittium mexicanum Bartsch, 1911  
                                     Species Bittium munitum (Carpenter, 1864)  
                                     Species Bittium nicholsi Bartsch, 1911  
                                     Species Bittium oldroydae Bartsch, 1911  
                                     Species Bittium paganicum (Dall, 1919)  
                                     Species Bittium perparvulum   
                                     Species Bittium quadrifilatum Carpenter, 1864 – four-thread cerith 
                                     Species Bittium reticulatum Da Costa, 1778  
                                     Species Bittium sanjuanense Bartsch, 1917  
                                     Species Bittium santamariensis Bartsch, 1917  
                                     Species Bittium serra Bartsch, 1917  
                                     Species Bittium subplanatum Bartsch, 1911  
                                     Species Bittium tumidum Bartsch, 1907  
                                     Species Bittium vancouverense Dall and Bartsch, 1910  
                                     Species Bittium varium (Pfeiffer, 1840) – grass cerith 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Bittium   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Bittium   

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