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Buccinidae  Rafinesque, 1815
Taxonomic Serial No.: 73726

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Neptuneidae Stimpson, 1865
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2002   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                   SubclassProsobranchia Milne-Edwards, 1848  
                         FamilyBuccinidae Rafinesque, 1815  
    Direct Children:  
                            GenusAncistrolepis Dall, 1894  
                            GenusAntillophos Woodring, 1928  
                            GenusBailya M. Smith, 1944  
                            GenusBartschia Rehder, 1943  
                            GenusBathybuccinum Golikov and Sirenko, 1988  
                            GenusBeringius Dall, 1886  
                            GenusBuccinum Linnaeus, 1758  
                            GenusCaducifer Dall, 1904  
                            GenusCantharus Roding, 1798  
                            GenusChauvetia Monterosato, 1884  
                            GenusClinopegma Grant and Gale, 1931  
                            GenusColubraria Schumacher, 1817  
                            GenusColus Röding, 1798  
                            GenusEngina Gray, 1839  
                            GenusEngoniophos Woodring, 1929  
                            GenusHabevolutopsius Kantor, 1983  
                            GenusJapelion Dall, 1916  
                            GenusKelletia P. Fischer, 1884  
                            GenusKryptos Jeffreys, 1896  
                            GenusLiomesus Stimpson, 1865  
                            GenusLirabuccinum Vermeij, 1991  
                            GenusLussivolutopsius Kantor, 1983  
                            GenusMetula H. Adams and A. Adams, 1853  
                            GenusMohnia Friele, 1879  
                            GenusMonostiolum Dall, 1904  
                            GenusMorrisonella Bartsch, 1945  
                            GenusMuricantharus Hertlein and Strong, 1971  
                            GenusNassaria Link, 1807  
                            GenusNeoberingius Habe and Ito, 1965  
                            GenusNeptunea Röding, 1798  
                            GenusParviphos Sarasua, 1984  
                            GenusPhos Montfort, 1810  
                            GenusPisania Bivona, 1832  
                            GenusPlicifusus Dall, 1902  
                            GenusPollia J. E. Gray, 1834  
                            GenusPseudoliomesus Habe and Sato, 1973  
                            GenusPtychosalpinx Gill, 1867  
                            GenusPyrulofusus Mörch, 1857  
                            GenusRetifusus Dall, 1916  
                            GenusRetimohnia McLean, 1995  
                            GenusSearlesia Harmer, 1916  
                            GenusSulcosinus Dall, 1895  
                            GenusTacita Lus, 1971  
                            GenusTurrisipho Dautzenberg and Fischer, 1912  
                            GenusVolutharpa P. Fischer, 1856  
                            GenusVolutopsion Habe and Ito, 1965  
                            GenusVolutopsius Morch, 1857  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Buccinidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Millard, V.   
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Classification of Mollusca: A classification of world wide Mollusca   
  Page(s): 1-544   
  Publisher: Victor Millard   
  Publication Place: South Africa   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-620-21261-6   
  Reference for: Buccinidae   
  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: Buccinidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Vaught, K. C. / Abbott, Robert T. and Kenneth J. Boss   
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A classification of the living Mollusca   
  Page(s): xii+195   
  Publisher: American Malacologists, Inc.   
  Publication Place: Melbourne, FL, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-915826-22-4   
  Reference for: Buccinidae   

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