Family Buccinidae Rafinesque 1815 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Parent taxon: Buccinoidea according to P. Bouchet et al. 2005

See also Beesley 1998, Chiesa et al. 1995, Harzhauser 2002, Harzhauser 2004, Jeffery 2003, Landau and Marques da Silva 2010, Martin 1904, Olsson 1931, Ponder and Warén 1988, Rivera 1957, Sohl 1964, Stilwell and Zinsmeister 1992, Stilwell et al. 2004, Todd 2001, Vermeij 1997 and Wienrich 2001

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Accidenticulabrum Aeneator Agasoma Aliofusus Amarophos Ancistrolepis Antillophos Aplus Austrocominella Austrofusus Babylonia Bailya Beringiinae Bolis Brachysphingus Buccininae Buccinopsis Buccinulum Buccinum Burnupena Caducifer Calicantharus Cantharus Chrysodomus Clinopegma Colinae Colubraria Colus Cominella Cymatophos Cyrtochetus Dipsaccus Donovaniinae Editharus Egotistica Engina Enzinopsis Eobuccinella Euthrenopsis Euthria Gemophos Hanetia Hindsia Iredalula Janiopsis Kaiparanura Kelletia Khetella Lacinia Laevibuccinum Latrunculus Loochooia Metaphos Metula Molopophorus Monoptygma Monostiolum Nassa Nassicola Nawenia Neosconsia Nicema Northia Odontobasis Pangoa Paracominia Pareuthria Parvisipho Pegocomptus Penion Perunassa Phos Pisania Pisaniinae Pomahakia Proneptunea Prosipho Pseudofulgur Pseudolivinae Pseudoneptunea Ptychosalpinx Savatieria Scalaspira Searlesia Siphonalia Siphonalinae Siphonofusus Stantonella Suessionia Suessonia Terebrifusus Trominina Truncaria Varicosipho Volutopsiinae Wrigleya Zelandiella

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

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