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Volvulella  Newton, 1891
Taxonomic Serial No.: 76292

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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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                         OrderCephalaspidea P. Fischer, 1883  
                               SuperfamilyBulloidea Gray, 1827  
                                  FamilyRhizoridae Dell, 1952  
                                     GenusVolvulella Newton, 1891  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Volvulella acuminatus Bruguiere, 1792  
                                        Species Volvulella californica Dall, 1919 – California spindle-bubble 
                                        Species Volvulella catharia Dall, 1919  
                                        Species Volvulella cylindrica (Carpenter, 1864) – cylindrical spindle-bubble 
                                        Species Volvulella panamica Dall, 1919 – Panamic spindle-bubble 
                                        Species Volvulella paupercula (Watson, 1883) – spineless spindle-bubble 
                                        Species Volvulella persimilis (Morch, 1875) – southern spindle-bubble 
                                        Species Volvulella recta (Morch, 1875) – spined spindle-bubble 
                                        Species Volvulella texasiana Harry, 1967 – Texas spindle-bubble 

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

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