Volutidae


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Volutidae

[və′lüd·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of gastropod mollusks in the order Neogastropoda.
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Notes on some deep-water Volutidae, Turbinellidae and Turridae chiefly from off southern Mozambique and Natal, with descriptions of two new species (Mollusca: Gastropoda).
The current work was carried out in the intertidal of Punta Cuevas, Golfo Nuevo (Chubut, Argentina), where previous studies proved the occurrence of imposex in gastropods of the family Volutidae (Bigatti & Penchaszadeh 2005) and nassarids, with concentrations of 1.
Cenozoic fossil mollusks from western Pacific islands; gastropods (Eulimidae and Volutidae through Terebridae).
24 0 Zygochlamys patagonica ** 1278 51 Fusitriton magellanicus ** 173 0 Adelomelon ancilla ** 3 0 Odontocymbiola magallanica ** 2 0 Volutidae 2 0 Pseudechinus magellanicus ** 2 0 Gorgonocephalus chilensis ** 2 0 Tubes Phyllochaetopterus socialis * 48.
Gastropods of the Volutidae family have been identified as a potential resource for artisanal diving and trawling fisheries in north patagonic gulfs (Ciocco 1995, Ciocco 1999) and for the semi-industrial trawling fleet centered in Mar del Plata (north coast of Argentina) (Lasta et al.
Algumas consideracoes sobre a subfamilia Zidoninae e notas sobre a anatomia de Adelomelon brasiliana (Lamark, 1811), Mollusca, gastropoda, Volutidae.