Retusa obtusa

Retusa obtusa (Montagu, 1803)

Retusa obtusa @ Artsdatabanken - Cephalaspids of Norway by Lena Tina Ohnheiser

Taxonomy
 

Superdomain

Biota  

 

Kingdom

Animalia  

 

Phylum

Mollusca  

 

Class

Gastropoda  

 

Subclass

Heterobranchia  

 

Infraclass

Euthyneura  

 

Subterclass

Tectipleura  

 

Order

Cephalaspidea  

 

Superfamily

Bulloidea  

 

Family

Retusidae  

 

Genus

Retusa  

 

Species

Retusa obtusa  (Montagu, 1803)

 
 Classification according to Bouchet et al. (2017)
Taxonomic source: World Register of Marine Species (AphiaID: 141134).
Synonyms

  • Bulla obtusa Montagu, 1803 (original)
  • Bulla pertenuis Mighels, 1843
  • Bulla plicata Brown, 1827
  • Bulla turrita Møller, 1842
  • Retusa obtusa var. lajonkaireana (Basterot, 1825), sensu Jeffreys, 1867 
  • Retusa obtusa var. turrita (Møller, 1842)
  • Retusa obtusata
  • Retusa pertenuis (Mighels, 1843)
  • Retusa turrita Møller, 1842
  • Utriculus obtusus (Montagu, 1803)
  • Utriculus obtusus var. semistriata Jeffreys, 1869

Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Retusa. From Latin “retusus”, blunt.
  • Obtusa. From latin “obtusus”, blunt, dull, obtuse.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Retusa obtusa
Sources:
: OBIS
: GROC 2010-2011
: Enric Madrenas
: João Pedro Silva
: Bernard Picton
: GBIF.ORG
: OPK
: VIMAR
: Manuel Ballesteros.
: M@re Nostrum
: Altres fonts
: Marine Regions

References for the species: Retusa obtusa

Abundance

    Western Mediterranean:
    Eastern Mediterranean:
    Atlantic Ocean:

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Bibliography

Further reading

Cite this article as:

Ballesteros, Manuel, Enric Madrenas, Miquel Pontes (2012-2018) "Retusa obtusa" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 07/06/2015, Accessed: 20/04/2018 at (https://opistobranquis.info/en/X6n2j)

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