Nassarius echinatus


Nassarius echinatus
Nassarius echinatus
Nassarius echinatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Neogastropoda
Superfamily: Buccinoidea
Family: Nassariidae
Subfamily: Nassariinae
Genus: Nassarius
Species: N. echinatus
Binomial name
Nassarius echinatus
(Adams, 1852)
Synonyms[1]
  • Nassa echinatus A. Adams, 1852
  • Nassa quadrasi var. alba Hidalgo, 1904

Nassarius echinatus is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Nassariidae, the Nassa mud snails or dog whelks.[2]

Contents

Description

Distribution

Nassarius echinatus, abapertural view

References

  1. ^ OBIS : Nassarius echinatus
  2. ^ Nassarius echinatus (Adams).  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215743 on 18 April 2010.

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