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Turbo perspeciosus (Iredale 1929)

Scaley Turban




Kirsten Lenske (2011)






 

 

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References

Barnes, R. (1968). Invertebrate Zoology. W.B. Saunders and Company, Philadelphia, London, Toronto 743.

Denny, M. (1980). The role of gastropod pedal mucus in locomotion. Nature 285:160-161.

Gade, G. (1988). Energy metabolism during anoxia and recovery in shell adductor and foot muscle of the Gastropod Mollusc Haliotis lamellosa: formation of the novel anaerobic end product Tauropine. Biological Bulletin 175:122-131.

Grange, K. (1976). Rough water as a spawning stimulus in some Trochid and Turbinid gastropods. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 10:203-216.

Hickman, C. McLean, J. (1990) Systematic revision and suprageneric classification of trochacean gastropods. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Sci. Ser. 35:1-169.

Joll, L. (1980). Reproductive biology of two species of Turbinidae (Mollusca:Gastropoda). Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 31:319-336.

Kiel S. (2001) Taxonomy and biogeography of Late Cretaceous Gastropoda. Doktorgrades thesis. Universität Hamburg, Germany.

Kimani, E. (1996). The larval development and juvenile growth of the silvermouth turban, Turbo argyrostomus L. 1758 (Mollusca: Prosobranchia). Asian Marine Biology 13:105-116.

Meyer, C., Geller, J. and Paulay, G. (2005). Fine scale endemism on coral reefs: archipelagic differentiation in turbinid gastropods. Evolution 59:113-125.

Ruppert, E., Fox, R. and Barnes, R. (2004). Invertebrate Zoology: A Functional Evolutionary Approach. Brooks/Cole, Belmont, CA, USA.

Strathmann, R (1978). The evolution and loss of feeding larval stages of marine invertebrates. Evolution 32:894–906.

Tunnell Jr., J., Andrews, J., Barrera, N. and Moretzohn, F. (2010). Encyclopedia of Texas Seashells: Identification, Ecology, Distribution & History (1st edition). Manufactured by Everbest Printing Co. through FCI Print Group, China.

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). (1992).  United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change: Text. Geneva: UNEP/WMO.

Vermeij, G. and Williams, S. (2007). Predation and the geography of opercula thickness in Turbinid Gastropods. Journal of Molluscan Studies 73:67-73.

Williams, S. and Ozawa, T. (2006). Molecular phylogeny suggests polyphyly of both the turban shells (family Turbinidae) and the superfamily Trochoidea (Mollusca: Vetigastropoda). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 39:33-51.

Williams, S. (2007). Origins and diversification of Indo-West Pacific marine fauna: evolutionary history and biogeography of turban shells (Gastropoda, turbinidae). Biological Journal of Linnean Society 92:573-592.

Classification

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Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Mollusca
Class
Gastropoda
Order
Trochida
Superfamily
Trochoidea
Family
Turbinidae