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Natica adansoni

Gastropoda - Naticidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1825Natica adansoni Blainville
1986Natica andansoni Kensley and Pether p. 164

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyNaticoidea(Forbes 1838)
familyNaticidaeGuilding 1834
subfamilyNaticinaeGuilding 1834
genusNaticaScopoli 1777
speciesadansoniBlainville 1825

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.

Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
B. Kensley and J. Pether 1986Shell slightly wider than long; spire low. Umbilicus with slight ridge at outer margin; columella callus forming convex lobe or bulge in umbilicus. Single specimen with broad band of brown pigment stretching from above umbilicus on to base and anterior end of outer lip.