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Polinices  Montfort, 1810
Taxonomic Serial No.: 72911

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2001   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                               SuperfamilyNaticoidea Guilding, 1834  
                                  FamilyNaticidae Guilding, 1834  
                                     GenusPolinices Montfort, 1810  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Polinices aperinus   
                                        Species Polinices bahamiensis (Dall, 1825)  
                                        Species Polinices bifasciatus (Griffith and Pidgeon, 1834)  
                                        Species Polinices draconis (Dall, 1903)  
                                        Species Polinices duplicatus (Say, 1822)  
                                        Species Polinices helicoides (Gray, 1825)  
                                        Species Polinices hepaticus (Roding, 1798) – brown moonsnail 
                                        Species Polinices heros Say, 1822  
                                        Species Polinices lacteus (Guilding, 1834) – milk moonsnail 
                                        Species Polinices leptaleus Watson, 1881  
                                        Species Polinices monteronis   
                                        Species Polinices nanus Moller, 1842  
                                        Species Polinices nubilus Dall, 1889  
                                        Species Polinices otis Broderip and Sowerby, 1829  
                                        Species Polinices politiana   
                                        Species Polinices uber (Valenciennes, 1832)  
                                        Species Polinices uberinus (d'Orbigny, 1842) – dwarf white moonsnail, white moonsnail 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Polinices   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Millard, V.  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Classification of Mollusca: A classification of world wide Mollusca   
  Page(s): 1-544   
  Publisher: Victor Millard   
  Publication Place: South Africa   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-620-21261-6   
  Reference for: Polinices   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Polinices   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Vaught, K. C. / Abbott, Robert T. and Kenneth J. Boss  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A classification of the living Mollusca   
  Page(s): xii+195   
  Publisher: American Malacologists, Inc.   
  Publication Place: Melbourne, FL, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-915826-22-4   
  Reference for: Polinices   

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