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Neptunea  Röding, 1798
Taxonomic Serial No.: 73975

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Sulcosipho Dall, 1916
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 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  
                               SuperfamilyBuccinoidea Rafinesque, 1815  
                                  FamilyBuccinidae Rafinesque, 1815  
                                     GenusNeptunea Röding, 1798  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Neptunea amianta (Dall, 1890)  
                                        Species Neptunea antiqua (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                        Species Neptunea beringiana (Middendorff, 1848)  
                                        Species Neptunea brevicauda (Deshayes, 1832) – thick-ribbed whelk 
                                        Species Neptunea communis (Middendorff, 1848)  
                                        Species Neptunea despecta (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                        Species Neptunea eulimata (Dall, 1907)  
                                        Species Neptunea heros (J. E. Gray, 1850)  
                                        Species Neptunea insularis (Dall, 1895)  
                                        Species Neptunea ithia (Dall, 1891)  
                                        Species Neptunea lyrata (Gmelin, 1791) – lyre whelk 
                                        Species Neptunea middendorffiana MacGinitie, 1959  
                                        Species Neptunea oncodes (Dall, 1907)  
                                        Species Neptunea phoenicea (Dall, 1891)  
                                        Species Neptunea pribiloffensis (Dall, 1919) – Pribilof whelk 
                                        Species Neptunea smirnia (Dall, 1919) – smirnia whelk 
                                        Species Neptunea tabulata (Baird, 1863) – tabled whelk 
                                        Species Neptunea taphria (Dall, 1891)  
                                        Species Neptunea varicifera (Dall, 1907)  
                                        Species Neptunea ventricosa (Gmelin, 1791) – fat whelk 
                                        Species Neptunea vinosa (Dall, 1919) – wine whelk 

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Neptunea   
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