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Lacuna  Turton, 1827
Taxonomic Serial No.: 70370

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Temana Leach, 1847
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 1999   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                      FamilyLittorinidae Gray, 1840  
                         GenusLacuna Turton, 1827  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Lacuna carinata Gould, 1848 – carinate lacuna 
                            Species Lacuna crassior (Montagu, 1803) – thick lacuna 
                            Species Lacuna marmorata Dall, 1919 – chink snail 
                            Species Lacuna neritoidea Gould, 1840  
                            Species Lacuna pallidula (E. M. da Costa, 1778) – pale lacuna 
                            Species Lacuna parva (E. M. da Costa, 1778) – tiny lacuna 
                            Species Lacuna porrecta Carpenter, 1864  
                            Species Lacuna succinea S. S. Berry, 1953 – amber lacuna 
                            Species Lacuna unifasciata Carpenter, 1856 – one-band lacuna 
                            Species Lacuna vaginata (Dall, 1918) – delightful lacuna 
                            Species Lacuna variegata Carpenter, 1864 – variegate lacuna 
                            Species Lacuna vincta (Montagu, 1803) – northern lacuna 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lacuna   
  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: Lacuna   

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