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Epitonium  Roding, 1798
Taxonomic Serial No.: 72233

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Scalaria
  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  
                      FamilyEpitoniidae S. S. Berry, 1910  
                         GenusEpitonium Roding, 1798  
    Direct Children:  
                            SpeciesEpitonium albidum (d'Orbigny, 1842) – bladed wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium angulatum (Say, 1830) – angulate wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium apiculatum (Dall, 1889) – semismooth wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium babylonia (Dall, 1889) – tower wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium blainei Clench and Turner, 1953  
                            SpeciesEpitonium borealis   
                            SpeciesEpitonium caamanoi Dall and Bartsch, 1910  
                            SpeciesEpitonium candeanum (d'Orbigny, 1842)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium catalinae Dall, 1908  
                            SpeciesEpitonium celesti (Aradas, 1854)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium championi Clench and Turner, 1952  
                            SpeciesEpitonium clathratulum   
                            SpeciesEpitonium clathrum Linnaeus, 1758  
                            SpeciesEpitonium columbianum Dall, 1917  
                            SpeciesEpitonium dallianum (A. E. Verrill and S. Smith, 1880)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium denticulatum (G. B. Sowerby II, 1844) – tooth-rib wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium echinaticosta (d'Orbigny, 1842) – wide-coil wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium eulita (Dale and Simpson, 1901)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium foliaceicosta (d'Orbigny, 1842) – wrinkle-rib wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium fractum Dall, 1927 – humble wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium frielei (Dall, 1889)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium greenlandicum (G. Perry, 1811) – Greenland wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium humphreysii (Kiener, 1838)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium indianorum (Carpenter, 1864)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium krebsii (Morch, 1874)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium lamellosum (Lamarck, 1822) – lamellose wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium lowei (Dall, 1906)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium matthewsae Clench and Turner, 1952  
                            SpeciesEpitonium multistriatum (Say, 1826) – many-ribbed wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium nautlae Morch, 1874  
                            SpeciesEpitonium nitidella (Dall, 1889)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium nitidum   
                            SpeciesEpitonium novangliae (Couthouy, 1838) – New England wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium occidentale (Nyst, 1871) – fine-ribbed wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium pandion Clench and Turner, 1952  
                            SpeciesEpitonium phymanthi Robertson, 1994  
                            SpeciesEpitonium polacium (Dall, 1889)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium pourtalesii (A. E. Verrill and S. Smith, 1880)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium rupicola (Kurtz, 1860) – brown-band wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium rushii (Dall, 1889) – frosted wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium sawinae (Dall, 1903)  
                            SpeciesEpitonium sericifilum (Dall, 1889) – silky wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium striatissimum (di Monterosato, 1878) – frosted wentletrap 
                            SpeciesEpitonium tollini Bartsch, 1938  
                            SpeciesEpitonium turtonae   
                            SpeciesEpitonium unifasciatum (G. B. Sowerby II, 1844) – one-band wentletrap 

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

 Geographic Information
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