CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Vetigastropoda (unassigned) (order)  »  Phasianellidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 042000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Phasianellidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda Gastropods (univalve molluscs, slugs, snails etc.)
Family: Phasianellidae (pheasant shells) - show full list
Common Name: pheasant shells
Common Names List: pheasant shells
Recent Synonyms: Phasianellinae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 24 042901     Gabrielona spp.
24 042904     Hiloa spp.
24 042902     Phasianella spp.
24 042903     Tricolia spp.
Organism Type: a pheasant shell
Taxon Notes:This family was previously included as a subfamily within the Turbinidae. It now includes three subfamilies (Phasianellinae, Tricoliinae and Gabrieloninae), all previously included in the Turbinidae. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) NZOR-6-60301
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Record source: Wilson, B., 1993, Australian Marine Shells. Prosobranch Gastropods Pt I. Odyssey Publishing, Leederville, W.A.
Scientific Name
verified against
:
Williams, S.T. Ozawa, T., 2006. Molecular phylogeny suggests polyphyly of both the turban shells (family Turbinidae) and the superfamily Trochoidea (Mollusca: Vetigastropoda)., Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Vol. 39: 33-51.
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