WoRMS taxon details

Melongenidae Gill, 1871 (1854)

160182  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160182)

accepted
Family
Cassidulidae Gray, 1854 (invalid: type genus a junior homonym of Cassidulus Lamarck, 1801 [Echinodermata], which is itself the type genus of Cassidulidae L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847)
Galeodidae Thiele, 1925 (invalid: type genus a junior homonym of Galeodes Olivier, 1791 [Arachnida])
Genus Brunneifusus Dekkers, 2018
Genus Hemifusus Swainson, 1840
  » Species Hemifusus boucheti Thach, 2017
  » Species Hemifusus colosseus (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Hemifusus crassicauda (Philippi, 1849)
  » Species Hemifusus kawamurai Kira, 1965
  » Species Hemifusus tuba (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Hemifusus yurikantori Thach, 2017
  » Species Hemifusus carinifer Habe & Kosuge, 1966 accepted as Brunneifusus carinifer (Habe & Kosuge, 1966) (original combination)
  » Species Hemifusus crassicaudus [sic] accepted as Hemifusus crassicauda (Philippi, 1849) (misspelling)
  » Species Hemifusus elongatus (Lamarck, 1822) accepted as Pugilina elongata (Lamarck, 1822)
  » Species Hemifusus pugilinus (Born, 1778) accepted as Volegalea cochlidium (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Hemifusus ternatanus (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Brunneifusus ternatanus (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Hemifusus zhangyii Kosuge, 2008 accepted as Pyrula elongata Lamarck, 1822
Genus Lenifusus Dekkers, 2018
Genus Melongena Schumacher, 1817
  » Species Melongena bispinosa (Philippi, 1844)
  » Species Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Melongena melongena (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Melongena patula (Broderip & Sowerby, 1829)
  » Subgenus Melongena (Volema) Röding, 1798 accepted as Volema Röding, 1798
  » Species Melongena altispira Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1934 accepted as Melongena bicolor (Say, 1826)
  » Species Melongena bicolor (Say, 1826) accepted as Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Melongena fasciata Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Melongena melongena (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Melongena paradisaica (Röding, 1798) accepted as Volema paradisiaca Röding, 1798 (misspelling)
  » Species Melongena paradisiaca (Röding, 1798) accepted as Volema paradisiaca Röding, 1798 (previous combination)
  » Species Melongena perspinosa Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1934 accepted as Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Melongena pirum Dautzenberg, 1929 accepted as Volema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) (unjustified emendation)
  » Species Melongena sprucecreekensis J. K. Tucker, 1994 accepted as Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791)
Genus Pugilina Schumacher, 1817
  » Species Pugilina morio (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Pugilina tupiniquim Abbate & Simone, 2015
  » Subgenus Pugilina (Hemifusus) Swainson, 1840 accepted as Hemifusus Swainson, 1840
  » Species Pugilina cochlidium (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Volegalea cochlidium (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Pugilina dirki Nolf, 2007 accepted as Volegalea dirki (Nolf, 2007) (original combination)
  » Species Pugilina elongata (Lamarck, 1822) accepted as Lenifusus elongatus (Lamarck, 1822)
  » Species Pugilina fasciata Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Pugilina morio (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Pugilina laevis Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Volema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Pugilina pugilina (Born, 1778) accepted as Volegalea cochlidium (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Pugilina ternatanus (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Brunneifusus ternatanus (Gmelin, 1791)
Genus Saginafusus Wenz, 1943
Genus Taphon H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Genus Volegalea Iredale, 1938
Genus Volema Röding, 1798
  » Species Volema myristica Röding, 1798
  » Species Volema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Volema alouina Röding, 1798 accepted as Mancinella alouina (Röding, 1798) (original combination)
  » Species Volema aromatica Röding, 1798 accepted as Volema myristica Röding, 1798 (synonym)
  » Species Volema cotonea Röding, 1798 accepted as Volema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Volema curtangniona Röding, 1798 accepted as Turbinella pyrum (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonymy)
  » Species Volema glacialis Röding, 1798 accepted as Mancinella alouina (Röding, 1798) (synonym)
  » Species Volema moschatellina Röding, 1798 accepted as Thais hippocastanum (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Volema nuxmoschata Röding, 1798 accepted as Volema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Volema paradisiaca Röding, 1798 accepted as Volema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Volema plicata Röding, 1798 accepted as Rapana bezoar (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
  » Species Volema pyrum Röding, 1798 accepted as Volema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) (homonym and synonym)

Genus Cassidulus Gray, 1854 accepted as Pugilina Schumacher, 1817 (invalid: junior homonym of Cassidulus Lamarck, 1801 [Echinodermata])
Genus Galeodes Röding, 1798 accepted as Melongena Schumacher, 1817 (invalid: junior homonym of Galeodes Olivi, 1791 [Arachnida])
  » Species Galeodes paradisaica (Röding, 1798) accepted as Volema paradisiaca Röding, 1798 (misspelling)
  » Species Galeodes paradisiaca (Röding, 1798) accepted as Volema paradisiaca Röding, 1798 (previous combination)
  » Species Galeodes tuberosa Röding, 1798 accepted as Menathais tuberosa (Röding, 1798) (original combination)
Subfamily Melongeninae Gill, 1871 (1854) accepted as Melongenidae Gill, 1871 (1854)
Genus Semifusus Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Hemifusus Swainson, 1840
Genus Thalessa H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 accepted as Volema Röding, 1798
marine
Gill T. (1871). Arrangement of the families of mollusks. Prepared for the Smithsonian Institution. <em>Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections.</em> 227: xvi + 49 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/36093#page/465/mode/1up
page(s): 5 [details]   
Nomenclature Family names cited with two dates (the second one in parentheses) are those ruled by Article 40(2) of ICZN. "If ... a...  
Nomenclature Family names cited with two dates (the second one in parentheses) are those ruled by Article 40(2) of ICZN. "If ... a family-group name was replaced before 1961 because of the synonymy of the type genus, the replacement name is to be maintained if it is in prevailing usage. A name maintained by virtue of this Article retains its own author [and date, the first date cited] but takes the priority of the replaced name [the date cited in parentheses, here refering to Cassidulidae Gray, 1854]  [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Melongenidae Gill, 1871 (1854). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160182 on 2019-05-22
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2005-05-31 07:34:34Z
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2009-02-02 11:06:43Z
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2010-12-12 18:06:47Z
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original description Gill T. (1871). Arrangement of the families of mollusks. Prepared for the Smithsonian Institution. <em>Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections.</em> 227: xvi + 49 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/36093#page/465/mode/1up
page(s): 5 [details]   

status source Bouchet P., Rocroi J.P., Hausdorf B., Kaim A., Kano Y., Nützel A., Parkhaev P., Schrödl M. & Strong E.E. (2017). Revised classification, nomenclator and typification of gastropod and monoplacophoran families. <em>Malacologia.</em> 61(1-2): 1-526. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Nomenclature Family names cited with two dates (the second one in parentheses) are those ruled by Article 40(2) of ICZN. "If ... a family-group name was replaced before 1961 because of the synonymy of the type genus, the replacement name is to be maintained if it is in prevailing usage. A name maintained by virtue of this Article retains its own author [and date, the first date cited] but takes the priority of the replaced name [the date cited in parentheses, here refering to Cassidulidae Gray, 1854]  [details]
 



LanguageName 
English crown snailscrown shells  [details]
German Kronenschnecken  [details]
Japanese テングニシ/カンムリボラ  [details]