NARMS taxon details

Helicidae Rafinesque, 1815

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Subfamily Helicinae Rafinesque, 1815
  » Tribe Helicini Rafinesque, 1815
    » Genus Helix Linnaeus, 1758
      » Species Helix afra Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Pedipes pedipes (Bruguière, 1789) (synonym)
      » Species Helix ambigua Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Fossarus ambiguus (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
      » Species Helix depressa Montagu, 1803 accepted as Skeneopsis planorbis (O. Fabricius, 1780) (synonym)
      » Species Helix fasciata J. Adams, 1800 accepted as Lacuna parva (da Costa, 1778) (synonym)
      » Species Helix fulgidus J. Adams, 1797 accepted as Eatonina fulgida (J. Adams, 1797)
      » Species Helix glabrata Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1824 accepted as Pisinna glabrata (Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1824)
      » Species Helix janthina Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Janthina janthina (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
      » Species Helix labiosa Montagu, 1803 accepted as Rissoa membranacea (J. Adams, 1800) (synonym)
      » Species Helix lacuna Montagu, 1803 accepted as Lacuna parva (da Costa, 1778) (synonym)
      » Species Helix littorina Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Paludinella littorina (Delle Chiaje, 1828) (original combination)
      » Species Helix margarita Montagu, 1808 accepted as Margarites helicinus (Phipps, 1774) (synonym)
      » Species Helix neritoidea Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Lamellaria perspicua (Linnaeus, 1758) (dubious synonym)
      » Species Helix otis W. Turton, 1819 accepted as Otina ovata (T. Brown, 1827) (non Lightfoot, 1786)
      » Species Helix perspicua Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Lamellaria perspicua (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
      » Species Helix petraea Montagu, 1803 accepted as Melarhaphe neritoides (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
      » Species Helix priamus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Ampulla priamus (Gmelin, 1791) (original combination)
      » Species Helix serpuloides Montagu, 1808 accepted as Skenea serpuloides (Montagu, 1808)
      » Species Helix stagnalis Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Lymnaea stagnalis (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
      » Species Helix stagnorum Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Eupaludestrina stagnorum (Gmelin, 1791) (original combination)
      » Species Helix subcarinata Montagu, 1803 accepted as Tornus subcarinatus (Montagu, 1803) (original combination)
      » Species Helix subcylindrica Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Truncatella subcylindrica (Linnaeus, 1767)
      » Species Helix variabilis Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1824 accepted as Rissoa variabilis (Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1824)
      » Species Helix laevigata Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Velutina laevigata (Linnaeus, 1767) (uncertain > nomen dubium, original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Helicidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2022) European Register of Marine Species at: on 2022-09-25
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2022). European Register of Marine Species. Helicidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed at: on 2022-09-25
2005-04-16 10:28:02Z
2011-05-02 05:18:47Z
2013-08-25 14:19:53Z

taxonomy source Razkin, O., Gómez-Moliner, B. J., Prieto, C. E., Martínez-Ortí, A., Arrébola, J. R., Muñoz, B., Chueca, L. J. & Madeira, M. J. (2015). Molecular phylogeny of the western Palaearctic Helicoidea (Gastropoda, Stylommatophora). <em>Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution.</em> 83: 99-117., available online at [details]   

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Bouchet, P. & Rocroi, J.-P. (2005). Classification and nomenclator of gastropod families. <em>Malacologia.</em> 47 (1-2): 1-397. [20 July]., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality