WoRMS name details

Balcis Leach, 1847

205837  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205837)

Species Balcis conchita Keen, 1943 †

Species Balcis arcuata Leach, 1852 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Balcis testacea Leach, 1852 (nomen nudum)

Subgenus Balcis (Vitreolina) Monterosato, 1884 accepted as Vitreolina Monterosato, 1884
Species Balcis abreojosensis (Bartsch, 1917) accepted as Melanella abreojosensis Bartsch, 1917
Species Balcis acuta (G. B. Sowerby I, 1834) accepted as Hypermastus acutus (G. B. Sowerby I, 1834)
Species Balcis adamantina (de Folin, 1867) accepted as Melanella adamantina (de Folin, 1867)
Species Balcis akauni Habe, 1952 accepted as Eulitoma akauni (Habe, 1952) (original combination)
Species Balcis alba (da Costa, 1778) accepted as Melanella alba (da Costa, 1778) (synonym)
Species Balcis alertae Dell, 1956 accepted as Melanella alertae (Dell, 1956) (original combination)
Species Balcis amblia (R. B. Watson, 1883) accepted as Melanella amblia (R. B. Watson, 1883)
Species Balcis astropectenicola Kuroda & Habe, 1950 accepted as Parvioris astropectenicola (Kuroda & Habe, 1950) (original combination)
Species Balcis atlantica (E. A. Smith, 1890) accepted as Melanella atlantica (E. A. Smith, 1890)
Species Balcis aupouria Powell, 1937 accepted as Curveulima aupouria (Powell, 1937)
Species Balcis bipartita (Mörch, 1860) accepted as Eulima bipartita Mörch, 1860
Species Balcis bollonsi Powell, 1937 accepted as Curveulima bollonsi (Powell, 1937)
Species Balcis brunnimaculata Kay, 1979 accepted as Melanella brunnimaculata (Kay, 1979) (original combination)
Species Balcis clypeastericola Habe, 1976 accepted as Clypeastericola clypeastericola (Habe, 1976) (original combination)
Species Balcis collator Laws, 1944 † accepted as Melanella collator (Laws, 1944) † (original combination)
Species Balcis conspicuus Golikov, 1985 accepted as Amamibalcis conspicuus (Golikov, 1985) (original combination)
Species Balcis corintonis Hertlein & A. M. Strong, 1951 accepted as Melanella corintonis (Hertlein & A. M. Strong, 1951)
Species Balcis cumingii (A. Adams, 1851) accepted as Melanella cumingii (A. Adams, 1851)
Species Balcis curta Warén, 1972 accepted as Bathycrinicola curta (Warén, 1972)
Species Balcis delmontensis Smith & Gordon, 1948 accepted as Eulima thersites Carpenter, 1864 accepted as Melanella thersites (Carpenter, 1864)
Species Balcis devians (Monterosato, 1884) accepted as Curveulima devians (Monterosato, 1884)
Species Balcis drangai Hertlein & A. M. Strong, 1951 accepted as Vitreolina drangai (Hertlein & A. M. Strong, 1951)
Species Balcis geoffreyi Laws, 1936 † accepted as Melanella geoffreyi (Laws, 1936) † (original combination)
Species Balcis kaiparaensis Laws, 1939 † accepted as Melanella kaiparaensis (Laws, 1939) † (original combination)
Species Balcis komai (Habe, 1950) accepted as Curveulima komai (Habe, 1950)
Species Balcis kuronamako Habe, 1952 accepted as Melanella kuronamako (Habe, 1952) accepted as Melanella aciculata (Pease, 1861) (original combination)
Species Balcis kyurokusinensis Nomura & Hatai, 1940 accepted as Melanella odontoidea (A. Adams, 1861)
Species Balcis lentocontracta Laws, 1941 † accepted as Bulimeulima lentocontracta (Laws, 1941) † (original combination)
Species Balcis macrophtalmica [sic] accepted as Curveulima macrophthalmica (Warén, 1972) (misspelling)
Species Balcis macrophthalmica Warén, 1972 accepted as Curveulima macrophthalmica (Warén, 1972)
Species Balcis maoria Powell, 1940 accepted as Melanella maoria (Powell, 1940)
Species Balcis maui Dell, 1952 accepted as Melanella maui (Dell, 1952) (original combination)
Species Balcis micans (Carpenter, 1865) accepted as Melanella micans (Carpenter, 1865)
Species Balcis montagui Leach MS, Gray, 1847 accepted as Melanella alba (da Costa, 1778)
Species Balcis monterosatoi (Monterosato, 1890) accepted as Melanella monterosatoi (Monterosato, 1890)
Species Balcis oldroydae (Bartsch, 1917) accepted as Melanella oldroydae Bartsch, 1917
Species Balcis otakauica Dell, 1956 accepted as Curveulima otakauica (Dell, 1956) (original combination)
Species Balcis peronellicola Kuroda & Habe, 1950 accepted as Hypermastus peronellicola (Kuroda & Habe, 1950) (original combination)
Species Balcis persimilis Kuroda & Habe, 1971 accepted as Melanella persimilis (Kuroda & Habe, 1971)
Species Balcis pervegrandis Powell, 1940 accepted as Hypermastus bulbulus (Murdoch & Suter, 1906)
Species Balcis puhana Dell, 1956 accepted as Melanella puhana (Dell, 1956) (original combination)
Species Balcis shoplandi (Melvill, 1898) accepted as Parvioris shoplandi (Melvill, 1898)
Species Balcis soliduloides Habe, 1951 accepted as Melanella soliduloides (Habe, 1951) (original combination)
Species Balcis solitaria (E. A. Smith, 1915) accepted as Melanella solitaria (E. A. Smith, 1915)
Species Balcis subantarctica (Strebel, 1908) accepted as Melanella subantarctica (Strebel, 1908)
Species Balcis subcarinata (d'Orbigny, 1841) accepted as Eulimostraca subcarinata (d'Orbigny, 1841)
Species Balcis teramachii Habe, 1952 accepted as Melanella teramachii (Habe, 1952) (original combination)
Species Balcis thaanumi (Pilsbry, 1917) accepted as Eulima major G. B. Sowerby I, 1834
Species Balcis titubans Berry, 1956 accepted as Vitreolina titubans (Berry, 1956)
Species Balcis tumidula (Thiele, 1912) accepted as Bathycrinicola tumidula (Thiele, 1912)
Species Balcis waiaotea Laws, 1941 † accepted as Melanella waiaotea (Laws, 1941) † (original combination)
Species Balcis waikomitica Laws, 1939 † accepted as Melanella waikomitica (Laws, 1939) † (original combination)
Species Balcis yamazii Habe, 1952 accepted as Melanella yamazii (Habe, 1952) (original combination)
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Balcis Leach, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205837 on 2019-03-21
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
1998-08-21 16:11:41Z
2006-09-06 06:55:51Z
Martinez, Olga
2010-11-05 19:28:24Z

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basis of record Warén, A. (1984). A generic revision of the family Eulimidae (Gastropoda, Prosobranchia). <em>Journal of Molluscan Studies.</em> suppl 13: 1-96.
page(s): 32 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality