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Buccinum  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 73727

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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: 2004   

 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  
                            GenusBuccinum Linnaeus, 1758  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Buccinum abyssorum A. E. Verrill, 1884 – shingled whelk 
                               Species Buccinum aleuticum Dall, 1895 – Aleut whelk 
                               Species Buccinum amaliae Verkruzen, 1878  
                               Species Buccinum angulosum J. E. Gray, 1839 – angular whelk 
                               Species Buccinum aniwanum   
                               Species Buccinum baerii (Middendorff, 1848)  
                               Species Buccinum belcheri Reeve, 1855  
                               Species Buccinum bulimuloideum Dall, 1907  
                               Species Buccinum chartium Dall, 1919  
                               Species Buccinum chishimananux   
                               Species Buccinum chishimanum Pilsbry, 1904  
                               Species Buccinum ciliatum Fabricius, 1780  
                               Species Buccinum cnismatum Dall, 1907  
                               Species Buccinum cyaneum Bruguiere, 1792 – bluish whelk 
                               Species Buccinum diplodetum Dall, 1907  
                               Species Buccinum eugrammatum Dall, 1907 – lirate whelk 
                               Species Buccinum fringillum Dall, 1877 – finch whelk 
                               Species Buccinum glaciale Linnaeus, 1761 – glacial whelk 
                               Species Buccinum gouldii A. E. Verrill, 1882  
                               Species Buccinum hertzensteini Verkruzen, 1882  
                               Species Buccinum humphreysiana Bennett, 1825  
                               Species Buccinum hydrophanum Hancock, 1846  
                               Species Buccinum inexhaustum Verkruzen, 1878  
                               Species Buccinum kadiakense Dall, 1907 – kodiak whelk 
                               Species Buccinum micropoma Thorson, 1944 – berry whelk 
                               Species Buccinum midori   
                               Species Buccinum moerchi Friele, 1877  
                               Species Buccinum nivale Friele, 1882  
                               Species Buccinum normale Dall, 1885  
                               Species Buccinum ochotense (Middendorff, 1848) – Okhotsk whelk 
                               Species Buccinum oedematum Dall, 1907 – swollen whelk, swollen whelk 
                               Species Buccinum orotundum Dall, 1907  
                               Species Buccinum pemphigus Dall, 1907  
                               Species Buccinum percrassum Dall, 1883 – crude whelk 
                               Species Buccinum physematum Dall, 1919  
                               Species Buccinum picturatum Dall, 1877 – painted whelk 
                               Species Buccinum planeticum Dall, 1919 – wandering whelk 
                               Species Buccinum plectrum Stimpson, 1865 – sinuous whelk 
                               Species Buccinum polaris J. E. Gray, 1839 – polar whelk 
                               Species Buccinum rondinum Dall, 1919  
                               Species Buccinum rossellinum Dall, 1919  
                               Species Buccinum rossicum   
                               Species Buccinum sandersoni Verrill, 1882  
                               Species Buccinum scalariforme Moller, 1842 – ladder whelk 
                               Species Buccinum sericatum Hancock, 1846 – silky whelk 
                               Species Buccinum sigmatopleura Dall, 1907  
                               Species Buccinum simulatum Dall, 1907  
                               Species Buccinum solenum Dall, 1919  
                               Species Buccinum striatissimum G. B. Sowerby III, 1899  
                               Species Buccinum strigillatum Dall, 1891  
                               Species Buccinum tanguaryi Baker, 1919  
                               Species Buccinum taphrium   
                               Species Buccinum tenebrosum Hancock, 1846  
                               Species Buccinum tenellum Dall, 1883  
                               Species Buccinum totteni Stimpson, 1865 – thin whelk 
                               Species Buccinum tsubai   
                               Species Buccinum tumidulum G. O. Sars, 1878  
                               Species Buccinum undatum Linnaeus, 1758 – waved whelk 
                               Species Buccinum viridum Dall, 1889 – turban whelk, turban whelk 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Buccinum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Higo, Shun'ichi, Paul Callomon, and Yoshihiro Goto  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalogue and Bibliography of the Marine Shell-bearing Mollusca of Japan: Gastropoda, Bivalvia, Polyplacophora, Scaphopoda   
  Page(s): 749   
  Publisher: Elle Scientific Publications   
  Publication Place: Osaka-fu, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 4-901172-01-8   
  Reference for: Buccinum   

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