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).
juvenil) Fasciqlariidae Leucozonia nassa Tonnidae Tonna maculosa Volutidae Voluta musica Olividae Olivella nivea Marginellidae Volvarina albolineata Hyalina sp.
In a study of lower Tertiary gastropods in the family Volutidae from the Gulf coast of the United States, Hansen (1978) found broader geographic ranges for species inferred to have pelagic feeding larvae than those with nonfeeding (planktonic or nonplanktonic) development.
Biologia reproductiva y crecimiento del caracol Zidona dufresnei (Donovan, 1823) Caenogastropoda, Volutidae de la Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina.
musica tambien demostraron tener bajas densidades de individuos lo que sugiere que las especies de la familia Volutidae tienen distribuciones amplias con pocos individuos, pero que tienen tendencia a agruparse en epocas del ano donde ocurren los eventos de copula y oviposicion.
Cenozoic fossil mollusks from western Pacific islands; gastropods (Eulimidae and Volutidae through Terebridae).
Prominent folds, such as those in the Mitridae, Volutidae, and Cancellariidae could not be included, because they were too difficult to collect or purchase alive.
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.
X X X Familia Volutidae Subfamilia Lirinae Genero Ctenilyria WOODRING Ctenilyria cf ctenista WOODRING X X Voluta aff alafaroi DALL X X Familia Xancidae Genero Xancus RODING Xancus sp.
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.