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Gastropoda - Naticidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1806Naticarius Dumeril
1928Natica (Naticarius) Woodring p. 378
1937Naticarius (Natella) Palmer pp. 112 - 113
1942Naticarius (Tella) Palmer p. 674
1947Natica (Naticarius) Gardner p. 545
1960Naticarius MacNeil p. 56
1963Naticarius (Natella) Gilbert p. 103
1970Natica (Naticarius) Addicott p. 66
1977Naticarius Ladd p. 30
1977Natica (Naticarius) Marincovich p. 371
1984Natica (Naticarius) Squires p. 26
1987Natica (Naticarius) Perrilliat p. 10
1988Natica (Naticarius) Squires p. 13
1989Naticarius Majima p. 76
1991Naticarius Kabat p. 432
1993Natica (Naticarius) Wilson p. 217
2001Natica (Naticarius) Todd
2002Natella Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Naticarius Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Naticarius Landau and Marques da Silva p. 46

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyNaticoidea(Forbes 1838)
familyNaticidaeGuilding 1834
subfamilyNaticinaeGuilding 1834
genusNaticariusDumeril 1806

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

K. V. Palmer 1937 (Naticarius (Natella))Shell subglobose, smooth except for radiating striae just below the suture, most conspicuous on the body whorl ; nucleus consists of one or one and a half, large, smooth whorls ; umbilicus large with a central funicle which may be tri-carinate, with the central ridge enlarged or it may be grooved ; whole surface of the interior of the umbilicus coarsely striate; parietal callus small and not covering the posterior area of the umbilicus.