WoRMS taxon details

Margarites Gray, 1847

138592  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138592)

accepted
Genus
Eumargarita (Valvatella) Gray, 1857 · unaccepted (a junior synonym)
Margarita Leach, 1819 · unaccepted (Invalid: junior homonym of...)  
Invalid: junior homonym of Margarita Leach, 1814 [Bivalvia, Pteriidae]
Margarites (Margarites) Gray, 1847 · alternate representation
Margaritopsis Thiele, 1906 · unaccepted (a junior synonym)
Pupillaria Dall, 1909 · unaccepted
Trochus (Margarita) Leach, 1819 · unaccepted (non Leach, 1814)
Valvatella Gray, 1857 · unaccepted
Species Margarites albolineatus (E. A. Smith, 1899)
Species Margarites angulatus Galkin, 1955
Species Margarites argentatus (A. Gould, 1841)
Species Margarites australis Shikama & Chiang, 1977
Species Margarites avachensis Galkin, 1955 [ex Bartsch MS]
Species Margarites avenosooki MacGinitie, 1959
Species Margarites biconica Numanami, 1996
Species Margarites bisikovi Egorov, 2000
Species Margarites cabernet Egorov, 2000
Species Margarites calliostomoides Egorov, 2000
Species Margarites costalis (A. Gould, 1841)
Species Margarites dnopherus (R. B. Watson, 1879)
Species Margarites ecarinatus Dall, 1919
Species Margarites giganteus (Leche, 1878)
Species Margarites glabrus Golikov & Gulbin, 1978
Species Margarites groenlandicus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Margarites helicinus (Phipps, 1774)
Species Margarites hickmanae J. H. McLean, 1984
Species Margarites huloti Vilvens & Sellanes, 2006
Species Margarites inflatulus Dall, 1919
Species Margarites kophameli (Strebel, 1905)
Species Margarites koreanicus (Dall, 1919)
Species Margarites laminarum (Jeffreys, 1883)
Species Margarites luciae (G. Seguenza, 1876)
Species Margarites manusensis S.-Q. Zhang & S.-P. Zhang, 2017
Species Margarites miona Dall, 1927
Species Margarites mirabilis Simone & Birman, 2006
Species Margarites olivaceus (T. Brown, 1827)
Species Margarites picturatus Golikov, 1967
Species Margarites pilsbryi Kuroda & Habe, 1952
Species Margarites pribiloffensis Dall, 1919
Species Margarites pupillus (Gould, 1849)
Species Margarites rossicus Dall, 1919
Species Margarites ryukyuensis Okutani, Sasaki & Tsuchida, 2000
Species Margarites sagamiensis (Kuroda & Habe, 1971)
Species Margarites salmoneus (P. P. Carpenter, 1864)
Species Margarites schantaricus (Middendorff, 1849)
Species Margarites scintillans (R. B. Watson, 1879)
Species Margarites shinkai Okutani, Tsuchida & Fujikura, 1992
Species Margarites simbla Dall, 1913
Species Margarites similis S.-Q. Zhang & S.-P. Zhang, 2017
Species Margarites smithi Bartsch, 1927
Species Margarites sordidus (Hancock, 1846)
Species Margarites vahlii (Møller, 1842)
Species Margarites vityazi Egorov, 2000
Species Margarites vorticiferus (Dall, 1873)

Subgenus Margarites (Lirularia) Dall, 1909 accepted as Lirularia Dall, 1909 (unaccepted rank)
Subgenus Margarites (Pupillaria) Dall, 1909 accepted as Margarites Gray, 1847
Species Margarites albolineata (E. A. Smith, 1899) accepted as Margarites albolineatus (E. A. Smith, 1899) (unaccepted combination)
Species Margarites althorpensis Dall, 1919 accepted as Margarites salmoneus (P. P. Carpenter, 1864)
Species Margarites antarctica (E. Lamy, 1906) accepted as Margarella antarctica (E. Lamy, 1906)
Species Margarites atlantoides (Quinn, 1992) accepted as Falsimargarita atlantoides (Quinn, 1992)
Species Margarites bairdii (Dall, 1889) accepted as Bathymophila bairdii (Dall, 1889)
Species Margarites baxteri J. H. McLean, 1995 accepted as Margarites costalis (A. Gould, 1841) (original rank)
Species Margarites beringensis (E. A. Smith, 1899) accepted as Margarites helicinus (Phipps, 1774)
Species Margarites cancellata (Jeffreys, 1883) accepted as Vetulonia paucivaricosa (Dautzenberg, 1889)
Species Margarites clausus Golikov & Gulbin, 1978 accepted as Cantharidoscops clausus (Golikov & Gulbin, 1978) (original combination)
Species Margarites crebrilirulata (E. A. Smith, 1907) accepted as Margarella crebrilirulata (E. A. Smith, 1907)
Species Margarites diaphana Gray, 1847 accepted as Margarites helicinus (Phipps, 1774) (unnecessary substitute name for Helix margarita Montagu, 1808)
Species Margarites euspira (Dall, 1881) accepted as Bathymophila euspira (Dall, 1881)
Species Margarites frigidus Dall, 1919 accepted as Cantharidoscops frigidus (Dall, 1919) (original combination)
Species Margarites gemma E. A. Smith, 1915 accepted as Falsimargarita gemma (E. A. Smith, 1915) (original combination)
Species Margarites gigantea (Leche, 1878) accepted as Margarites giganteus (Leche, 1878)
Species Margarites groenlandica (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Margarites groenlandicus (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted combination)
Species Margarites grosvenori Dall, 1926 accepted as Margarites olivaceus (T. Brown, 1827) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Margarites gunnerusensis Numanami, 1996 accepted as Margarella gunnerusensis Numanami, 1996
Species Margarites helicina (Phipps, 1774) accepted as Margarites helicinus (Phipps, 1774) (unaccepted combination)
Species Margarites hypolispus Dall, 1919 accepted as Margarites vahlii (Møller, 1842)
Species Margarites imperialis Simone & Birman, 2006 accepted as Falsimargarita imperialis (Simone & Birman, 2006)
Species Margarites iris E. A. Smith, 1915 accepted as Falsimargarita iris (E. A. Smith, 1915) (original combination)
Species Margarites johnsoni Dall, 1921 accepted as Margarites vahlii (Møller, 1842) (synonym)
Species Margarites kamchaticus Dall, 1919 accepted as Margarites schantaricus (Middendorff, 1849)
Species Margarites keepi A. G. Smith & M. Gordon, 1948 accepted as Calliostoma gemmulatum P. P. Carpenter, 1864 (junior synonym)
Species Margarites kurilensis Golikov & Gulbin, 1978 accepted as Margarites groenlandicus kurilensis Golikov & Gulbin, 1978
Species Margarites margaritiferus Okutani, 1964 accepted as Solariella margaritifera (Okutani, 1964) (original combination)
Species Margarites marginatus Dall, 1919 accepted as Margarites olivaceus marginatus Dall, 1919 (original combination)
Species Margarites mighelsi Rehder, 1937 accepted as Margarites vahlii (Møller, 1842) (synonym)
Species Margarites ochotensis (Philippi, 1851) accepted as Margarites schantaricus (Middendorff, 1849)
Species Margarites pauperculus Dall, 1919 accepted as Solariella varicosa (Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842)
Species Margarites refulgens (E. A. Smith, 1907) accepted as Margarella refulgens (E. A. Smith, 1907)
Species Margarites rhodia Dall, 1921 accepted as Margarites salmoneus (P. P. Carpenter, 1864)
Species Margarites rudis Dall, 1919 accepted as Margarites costalis (A. Gould, 1841) (invalid, not Mörch, 1869, M. baxteri is a replacment name)
Species Margarites shannonicus Dall, 1919 accepted as Margarites groenlandicus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Margarites striatus (Leach, 1819) accepted as Margarites groenlandicus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Margarites succinctus (Carpenter, 1864) accepted as Lirularia succincta (Carpenter, 1864)
Species Margarites toroides Hoffman, van Heugten & Lavaleye, 2011 accepted as Toroidia toroides (Hoffman, van Heugten & Lavaleye, 2011) (original combination)
Species Margarites undulatus (G. B. Sowerby I, 1838) accepted as Margarites groenlandicus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Margarites vorticifer (Dall, 1873) accepted as Margarites vorticiferus (Dall, 1873)

Subgenus Margarites (Costomargarites) J. H. McLean, 1995 represented as Margarites Gray, 1847
Subgenus Margarites (Margarites) Gray, 1847 represented as Margarites Gray, 1847
  » Species Margarites (Margarites) gigantea (Leche, 1878) accepted as Margarites giganteus (Leche, 1878)
  » Species Margarites (Margarites) helicina (Phipps, 1774) accepted as Margarites (Margarites) helicinus (Phipps, 1774) represented as Margarites helicinus (Phipps, 1774) (wrong gender agreement of the species epithet)
  » Species Margarites (Margarites) olivacea (T,. Brown, 1827) accepted as Margarites olivaceus (T. Brown, 1827) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Margarites (Margarites) vortificifera (Dall, 1873) accepted as Margarites vorticiferus (Dall, 1873) (unaccepted combination)
  » Species Margarites (Margarites) australis Shikama & Chiang, 1977 represented as Margarites australis Shikama & Chiang, 1977
  » Species Margarites (Margarites) groenlandica (Gmelin, 1791) represented as Margarites groenlandicus (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted combination)
  » Species Margarites (Margarites) helicinus (Phipps, 1774) represented as Margarites helicinus (Phipps, 1774)

Species Margarites multilineatus De Kay, 1843 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Margarites ornatus (De Kay, 1843) (uncertain > nomen dubium)
marine, brackish
Gray, J. E. (1847). On the classification of the British Mollusca by W E Leach. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (1) 20: 267-273., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2278926
page(s): 271 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Margarites Gray, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138592 on 2022-10-03
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original description Gray, J. E. (1847). On the classification of the British Mollusca by W E Leach. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (1) 20: 267-273., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2278926
page(s): 271 [details]   

original description  (of Margarita Leach, 1819) Leach W. E. (1819). A list of invertebrate animals discovered by H. M. S. Isabella, in a voyage to the Arctic regions: corrected by W. E. Leach. Appendix II. <b>p.lxi - lxiv [in] </b> Ross, John A voyage of discovery in His Majesty's ships Isabella and Alexander [in 1818] for the purpose of exploring Baffin's Bay and enquiring into the possibility of a northwest passage. <em>[book].</em> xxxix+252 pp., 29 pls, 3 maps. John Murray. London., available online at https://archive.org/details/voyageofdiscover02ross/page/n413/mode/2up
page(s): lxi [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Valvatella Gray, 1857) Gray, J. E. (1857). <i>Guide to the systematic distribution of Mollusca in the British Museum</i>. Part I. [Gastropoda]. British Museum, London, xii + 230 pp. [9 May; Preface dated 10 Dec. 1856]. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/117528
page(s): 157 [details]   

original description  (of Omphalomargarites Habe & Ki. Ito, 1965) Habe T. & Ito K. [Kiyoshi]. (1965). New genera and species of shells chiefly collected from the North Pacific. <em>Venus.</em> 24(1): 16-45, pls 2-4., available online at https://doi.org/10.18941/venusjjm.24.1_16
page(s): 17 [Japanese text], 30 [English text], 45 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Eumargarita P. Fischer, 1885) Fischer, P. (1880-1887). <i>Manuel de conchyliologie et de paléontologie conchyliologique, ou histoire naturelle des mollusques vivants et fossiles suivi d'un Appendice sur les Brachiopodes par D. P. Oehlert. Avec 23 planches contenant 600 figures dessinées par S. P. Woodward.</i>. Paris: F. Savy. Published in 11 parts (fascicules), xxiv + 1369 pp., 23 pls. [1: 1-112, 21 September 1880; 2: 113-192, 16 March 1881; 3: 193-304, 28 July 1881; 4: 305-416, 5 May 1882; 5: 417-512, 21 February 1883; 6: 513-608, 20 December 1883; 7: 609-688, 30 June 1884; 8: 689-784, 29 January 1885; 9: 785-896, 31 August 1885; 10: 897-1008, 30 April 1886; 11: 1009-1369, 15 June 1887]. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47340
page(s): 825 [details]   

original description  (of Margarites (Pupillaria) Dall, 1909) Dall, W. H. (1909). Contributions to the Tertiary Palaeontology of the Pacific coast. The Miocene of Astoria and Coos Bay, Oregon. <em>Professional Papers, United States Geological Survey.</em> 59: 1-278., available online at https://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/0059/report.pdf
page(s): 97 [details]   

original description  (of Margarites (Costomargarites) J. H. McLean, 1995) McLean, J.H. (1995). Three additional new genera and two replacement names for northeastern Pacific prosobranch gastropods. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 108(3): 80-82., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8273322
page(s): 80 [details]   

original description  (of Margaritopsis Thiele, 1906) Thiele J. (1906). Bemerkung ueber die Gattung Photinula. <em>Nachrichtsblatt der Deutschen Malakozoologischen Gesellschaft,.</em> 38(1): 12-15.
page(s): 15 [details]   

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/ocrd/254404.pdf [details]   

additional source Spencer, H.G., Marshall, B.A. & Willan, R.C. (2009). Checklist of New Zealand living Mollusca. Pp 196-219. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   

additional source Galkin Yu.I. (1955). [Gastropod molluscs trochids of Far Eastern and northern seas of the USSR (Family Trochidae)] (in Russian). <em>Opredeliteli po faune SSSR.</em> 57: 1-131., available online at http://ashipunov.me/shipunov/school/books/galkin1955_trochidy_sssr.djvu
page(s): 73 [details]   
 
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Grammatical gender masculine, as derived from a Greek noun meaning "a pearl", and masculine in classical Greek dictionaries.  [details]
LanguageName 
English pearly topsnailspearly top shellsmargarites  [details]
German Perlkreiselschnecken  [details]