Ringicula buccinea

Ringicula buccinea  Brocchi, G.B., 1814

Ringicula buccinea (Brocchi, 1814) [MIOCENE]
Winterswijk, Gelderland, Netherlands
by Joop Trausel and Frans Slieker (Natural History Museum Rotterdam)

Taxonomy

Superdomain

Biota

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Gastropoda

Subclass

Heterobranchia

Infraclass

Euthyneura

Subterclass

Ringipleura

Superorder

Ringiculimorpha

Superfamily

Ringiculoidea

Family

Ringiculidae

Genus

Ringicula

Species

Ringicula buccinea (Brocchi, G.B., 1814)

Classification according to Bouchet et al. (2017)
Taxonomic source: FossilWorks (PaleoDB: 135804).

Synonyms

  • Ringicula pisum Brocchi, G.B.
  • Auricula buccinea

Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Ringicula. From Latin “ringor, ringi”, angry, snarl, show the teeth.
  • Buccinea. From Latin “buccina”, (curved) trumpet, war trumpet, bugle, watch-horn, horn, shell Triton blew.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Ringicula buccinea
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

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) "Ringicula buccinea" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 29/11/2015, Accessed: 14/11/2018 at (https://opistobranquis.info/en/f6TcX)

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