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Turritella  Lamarck, 1799
Taxonomic Serial No.: 71307

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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: 1999   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                      FamilyTurritellidae Clarke, 1851  
                         GenusTurritella Lamarck, 1799  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Turritella acropora Dall, 1889 – boring turretsnail 
                            Species Turritella anactor S. S. Berry, 1957  
                            Species Turritella clorionensis Hertlein and Strong, 1951  
                            Species Turritella communis   
                            Species Turritella cooperi Carpenter, 1864 – symmetrical turretsnail 
                            Species Turritella exoleta (Linnaeus, 1758) – eastern turretsnail 
                            Species Turritella hookeri Reeve, 1849  
                            Species Turritella jewetti Carpenter, 1864  
                            Species Turritella lentiginosa Reeve, 1849  
                            Species Turritella leucostoma Valenciennes, 1832  
                            Species Turritella lindae Petuch, 1987  
                            Species Turritella mariana Dall, 1908  
                            Species Turritella nodulosa King and Broderip, 1832  
                            Species Turritella orthosymmetrica S. S. Berry, 1953 – symmetrical turretsnail 
                            Species Turritella parkeri J. H. McLean, 1970  
                            Species Turritella variegata (Linnaeus, 1758) – variegate turretsnail 
                            Species Turritella willetti J. H. McLean, 1970  
                            Species Turritella yucatecanum Dall, 1881  

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

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