This genus is now regarded as restricted to the temperate to polar northern hemisphere. Southern hemisphere species previously included in this genus are now placed elsewhere. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.
Name status: accepted
Checked on: 2017-06-19 View at WoRMS - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS)
(report and map of occurrences)
Scientific Name verified against:
Kantor, Y.I., Fedosov, A.E., Kosyan, A.R., Puillandre, N., Sorokin, P.A., Kano, Y., Clark, R., Bouchet, P., 2021. Molecular phylogeny and revised classification of the Buccinoidea (Neogastropoda)., Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society: 1-69. . doi.org/10.1093/zoolinnean/zlab031 doi:10.1093/zoolinnean/zlab031