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Busycon perversum  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 74080

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

 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  
                         FamilyMelongenidae Gill, 1867  
                            GenusBusycon Röding, 1798  
                               SpeciesBusycon perversum (Linnaeus, 1758)  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Subspecies Busycon perversum perversum (Linnaeus, 1758)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Malacolog 3.3.3, 15-Dec-2004, website (version 3.3.3)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: Malacolog 3.3.3, Western Atlantic gastropods, last updated "2004-09-16." Maintained at   
  Reference for: Busycon perversum   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Busycon perversum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Abbott, Robert Tucker  
  Publication Date: 1974   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Seashells: The Marine Mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts of North America. 2nd ed.   
  Page(s): 663   
  Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-442-20228-8   
  Reference for: Busycon perversum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Abbott, Robert Tucker, and Percy A. Morris  
  Publication Date: 1995   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Field Guide to Shells: Atlantic and Gulf Coasts and the West Indies, Fourth Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Peterson Field Guide Series, Number 3   
  Page(s): xxxiii + 350   
  Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-395-69780-8   
  Reference for: Busycon perversum   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Western Atlantic Ocean  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Mexico, Native  






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