Tritia pellucida

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Tritia pellucida
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shells of Tritia pellucida
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T. pellucida
Binomial name
Tritia pellucida
( Risso, 1826)
Synonyms [1]
  • Cyclope donovania Risso, 1826 (dubious synonym)
  • Cyclope donovaniBucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1882 (unjustified emendation)
  • Cyclope donovania [sic] (misspelling)
  • Cyclope pellucidaRisso, 1826
  • Nana donovania(Risso, 1826)
  • Neritula donovani(Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1882)
  • Panormella lofasida Costa, 1840

Tritia pellucida, common name : the cyclops nassa, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Nassariidae, the Nassa mud snails or dog whelks. [1]

Contents

Even as Cyclope has been ruled to have a feminine gender by Opinion 793 of the ICZN, [2] Risso published the name as masculine Cyclope pellucidus and the synonym Cyclope donovania as feminine.

Description

The shell size varies between 5 mm and 12 mm

Distribution

This species occurs in the Mediterranean Sea (Greece)

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<i>Tritia corniculum</i> Species of gastropod

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<i>Tritia cuvierii</i> Species of gastropod

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<i>Tritia goreensis</i> Species of gastropod

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<i>Tritia grana</i> Species of mollusc

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Tritia heynemanni is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Nassariidae, the Nassa mud snails or dog whelks.

<i>Tritia incrassata</i> Species of gastropod

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<i>Tritia mutabilis</i> Species of gastropod

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<i>Tritia pfeifferi</i> Species of gastropod

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<i>Tritia pygmaea</i> Species of gastropod

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<i>Tritia tingitana</i> Species of gastropod

Tritia tingitana is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Nassariidae, the nassa mud snails or dog whelks.

<i>Nassarius turulosus</i> Species of gastropod

Nassarius turulosus is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Nassariidae, the Nassa mud snails or dog whelks.

Ilyanassa is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Nassariidae, the Nassa mud snails or dog whelks.

<i>Cyclope</i> Genus of gastropods

Cyclope is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Nassariidae, the Nassa mud snails or dog whelks.

<i>Tritia</i> Genus of gastropods

Tritia is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Nassariidae, the Nassa mud snails or dog whelks.

<i>Tritia neritea</i> Species of gastropod

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References

  1. 1 2 Marshall, B. (2016). Tritia pellucida (Risso, 1826). In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=876815 on 2016-05-20
  2. 1966, Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 23(5): 227