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Alvania  Risso, 1826
Taxonomic Serial No.: 70798

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Alvinia Monterosato, 1884
  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  
                      FamilyRissoidae Gray, 1847  
                         GenusAlvania Risso, 1826  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Alvania aberrans (C. B. Adams, 1850)  
                            Species Alvania abyssicola (Forbes, 1850)  
                            Species Alvania acuticostata (Dall, 1889)  
                            Species Alvania aequisculpta Keep, 1887  
                            Species Alvania alaskana Dall, 1886  
                            Species Alvania albolirata (Carpenter, 1864)  
                            Species Alvania almo Bartsch, 1911  
                            Species Alvania apicina Verrill, 1884  
                            Species Alvania areolata Stimpson, 1851  
                            Species Alvania auberiana (d'Orbigny, 1842) – West Indian alvania, West Indian alvania 
                            Species Alvania aurivilli Dall, 1886  
                            Species Alvania bakeri Bartsch, 1910  
                            Species Alvania bartolomensis Bartsch, 1917  
                            Species Alvania beanii (Hanley, 1844)  
                            Species Alvania brychia (Verrill, 1884)  
                            Species Alvania burrardensis Bartsch, 1921  
                            Species Alvania campta (Dall, 1927)  
                            Species Alvania cancellata (Da Costa, 1778)  
                            Species Alvania canonica (Dall, 1927)  
                            Species Alvania carinata Mighels and Adams, 1842  
                            Species Alvania carpenteri (Weinkauff, 1885)  
                            Species Alvania castanella Dall, 1886  
                            Species Alvania chiriquiensis Olsson and McGinty, 1958  
                            Species Alvania cimicoides (Forbes, 1844)  
                            Species Alvania compacta (Carpenter, 1864)  
                            Species Alvania contrerasi Jordan, 1909  
                            Species Alvania cosmia Bartsch, 1911  
                            Species Alvania dalli Bartsch, 1927  
                            Species Alvania dinora Bartsch, 1917  
                            Species Alvania electrina (Carpenter, 1864)  
                            Species Alvania exarata Stimpson, 1851  
                            Species Alvania filosa Carpenter, 1864  
                            Species Alvania gallegosi   
                            Species Alvania globula (Moller, 1842)  
                            Species Alvania gradata (Orbigny, 1842)  
                            Species Alvania harpa Verrill, 1882  
                            Species Alvania herrerae Baker, Hanna, and Strong, 1930  
                            Species Alvania jeffreysi (Waller, 1864)  
                            Species Alvania karlini A. H. Clarke, 1963  
                            Species Alvania keenae Gordon, 1939  
                            Species Alvania kyskaensis Bartsch, 1917  
                            Species Alvania lactea   
                            Species Alvania lampra (Dall, 1927)  
                            Species Alvania latior (Mighels and C. B. Adams, 1842)  
                            Species Alvania leptalea Verrill, 1884  
                            Species Alvania lucasana (Baker, Hanna, and Stong, 1930)  
                            Species Alvania microglypta Haas, 1943 – fine-cut alvania 
                            Species Alvania moerchi (Collins, 1886)  
                            Species Alvania monserratensis (Baker, Hanna, and Strong, 1930)  
                            Species Alvania montereyensis Bartsch, 1911  
                            Species Alvania multilineata (Stimpson, 1851)  
                            Species Alvania nigriscens Bartsch and Rehder, 1939  
                            Species Alvania oldroydae Bartsch, 1911  
                            Species Alvania pedroana Bartsch, 1911  
                            Species Alvania precipitata (Dall, 1889)  
                            Species Alvania pseudoareolata Waren, 1974  
                            Species Alvania pseudosyngenes Waren, 1973  
                            Species Alvania punctura   
                            Species Alvania purpurea Dall, 1871  
                            Species Alvania rosana Bartsch, 1911 – Santa Rosa alvania 
                            Species Alvania sandersoni Verrill, 1884  
                            Species Alvania sanjuanensis Bartsch, 1920  
                            Species Alvania semistriata (Montagu, 1808)  
                            Species Alvania subsoluta (Aradas, 1847)  
                            Species Alvania trachisma Bartsch, 1911  
                            Species Alvania tumida Carpenter, 1857  
                            Species Alvania turgida Verrill, 1880  
                            Species Alvania wyvillethomosoni (Friele, 1877)  
                            Species Alvania xanthias (Watson, 1886) – sharp-rib alvania 

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

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