† Acanthina

Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eutriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Neotriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eucoelomata  ⇒ Superstamm: Eutrochozoa  ⇒ Stamm: Mollusca  ⇒ Klasse: Gastropoda  ⇒ Unterklasse: Orthogastropoda  ⇒ Superordnung: Caenogastropoda  ⇒ Ordnung: Sorbeoconcha  ⇒ Unterordnung: Hypsogastropoda  ⇒ Teilordnung: Neogastropoda  ⇒ Superfamilie: Muricoidea  ⇒ Familie: Muricidae  ⇒ Unterfamilie: Ocenebrinae

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

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References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • T. J. DeVries, 2005 - Pterorytis pacanana new species (Gastropoda: Muricidae): circumstantial evidence for late Pliocene El Niño events in southern Peru - The Nautilus (119), 164-168 (journal article, English)
  • T. J. DeVries, 2005 - Late Cenozoic Muricidae from Peru: Seven new species and a biogeographic summary - The Veliger (47), 277-293 (journal article, English)
  • T. J. DeVries, 2003 - Acanthina Fischer von Waldheim, 1807 (Gastropoda: Muricidae), an ocenebrine genus edemic to South America - The Veliger (46), 332-350 (journal article, English)
  • J. J. Sepkoski, Jr., 2002 - A compendium of fossil marine animal genera - Bulletins of American Paleontology (363), 1-560 (serial monograph, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) st6I5vYHCk-Tmj2HdKsuig
GUID (Global unique identifier) E688DEB2-07F6-4F0A-939A-3D8774AB2E8A
Database ID 36320