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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Ovulidae
Reference taxon from Catalogue of Life in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Ovulidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, NMNH Invertebrate Zoology, Flickr Group, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, Egypt Species List, Marine Life in the Koh Phangan vicinity, Shelled animal body mass, Femorale, Moorea Biocode, Algeria Species List, Antigua and Barbuda Species List, Barbados Species List, Australia Species List, Bermuda Species List, Belgium Species List, Bonaire Saint Eustatius and Saba Species List, Brazil Species List, Cayman Islands Species List, China Species List, Christmas Island Species List, Cocos Islands Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Curacao Species List, Denmark Species List, Dominica Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, Federated States of Micronesia Species List, Fiji Species List, France Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Gibraltar Species List, Greece Species List, Guam Species List, Haiti Species List, Honduras Species List, Hong Kong Species List, Hungary Species List, India Species List, Ireland Species List, Italy Species List, Jamaica Species List, Kenya Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malaysia Species List, Mauritius Species List, Mayotte Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nigeria Species List, Niue Species List, Norfolk Island Species List, Oman Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palau Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Philippines Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Qatar Species List, Reunion Species List, Saint Martin Species List, Seychelles Species List, Singapore Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, Somalia Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tanzania Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Tonga Species List, Turks and Caicos Islands Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Bali Sea Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celebes Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of Tomini Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Gulf of Oman Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Ionian Sea Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Java Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Ligurian Sea Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, Halmahera Sea Species List, North Atlantic Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, North Pacific Species List, Persian Gulf Species List, Red Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, and Environments EOL
Ovulidae J. Fleming 1822
Family recognized by World Register of Marine Species

Alternative Names

? ampla Dockery, 1977
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? balcombica Schilder, 1966
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? bartlettiana Maury, 1912
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? beyrichi von Koenen, 1867
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? bimaculata Adams, 1854
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? boggsi Olsson, 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? bowerbankii Sowerby, 1850
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? bulla Adams-Reeve, 1848
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? bullarius von Schlotheim, 1820
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? bullennewtoni Olsson, 1930
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? capellinii De Stefani, 1889
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? castacencis Stewart, 1927
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ceciliae De Gregorio, 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? chira Olsson, 1931
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? cimbrica Sorgenfrei, 1958
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? conradi Schilder, 1927
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? danica Schilder, 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? davidi Fontannes, 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? duclosiana Basterot, 1825
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? elegans Defrance, 1826
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? eosmithi Aldrich, 1886
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? eratoformis Hoernes & Auinger, 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? estellensis Aldrich, 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? gabbiana Guppy, 1876
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? globularis Sowerby, 1850
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? healeyi Aldrich, 1923
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? immunita Guppy, 1874
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? jacksonensis Johnson, 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? labrosa Bonelli, 1826
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? laeviappenninica Sacco, 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? lapugyensis Sacco, 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? leathesi Sowerby, 1825
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? lintea Conrad, 1848
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? loxahatcheensis Smith, 1936
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? mathewsonii Gabb, 1869
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? mazzepae De Gregorio, 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? michaudiana Grateloup, 1847
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? miobadensis Sacco, 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? mortoni Gabb, 1860
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? moumieti Dolin & Dolin, 1983
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? naviculae Palmer, 1937
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? negritensis Olsson, 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? newboldi Forbes, 1846
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? normalis de Gregorio, 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ovulatella Tate, 1890
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ovulina Grateloup, 1833
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? paraguana Ingram, 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? parahybensis Maury, 1930
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? parvoastensis Sacco, 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? passerinalis Lamarck, 1810
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pliomajor Sacco, 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? puana Anderson, 1929
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pustulata Solander, 1786
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pyrula Lamarck, 1810
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pyrulina Adams, 1854
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? regularoidea Aldrich, 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? rostralina Deshayes, 1865
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? rouaulti Cossmann, 1923
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? sabuloviridis Whitfield, 1892
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? schefferi de Gregorio, 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? scobina Garvie, 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? septemtrionalis Schilder, 1929
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? subcancellata Johnson, 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? subexisa Braun, 1840
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? subphysis d'Orbigny, 1852
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? subtruncata Johnson, 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? sulculata Sacco, 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? texana Johnson, 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? transovuloides Schilder, 1927
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? vaughani Johnson, 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? wegeneri Schilder, 1939
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? wisewoodae Maury, 1917
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Amphiperasidae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Amphiperatidae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Amphiperatinae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Carinea Swainson 1840
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Crenalova
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Crenovolva
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eschatocypraea Schilder 1966
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Guttata Röding 1798
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Habruprionovolva Azuma 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Margovula Iredale 1935
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Prinovolva
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Prionovula Iredale 1930
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Taviania Dolin & Pacaud 2009
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Testudovula Cate 1973
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Volva Linnaeus 1758
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

Allied Cowries
Recognized by mr. adam and admin
Cowry allies
Recognized by gafftron and admin
Egg Cowries
Recognized by gafftron and admin
false cowries preferred
ovulids
Recognized by gafftron and admin
egg cowries
egg shells

Arabic

حيدائيات preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Eierkauries e.a. preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Eischnecken preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

סגלגליתיים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ウミウサギ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
ウミウサギガイ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin
ウミウサギガイ

Russian

Овулиды preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Deu

Ovuliden preferred
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Curated hierarchies for Ovulidae

GBIF classification

Animalia
Mollusca
Gastropoda
Littorinimorpha
One additional sibling truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy

Animalia
Bilateria
Protostomia
Lophozoa
Mollusca
Gastropoda Cuvier 1797
Neotaenioglossa

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Mollusca
Gastropoda
Littorinimorpha
Ovulidae (this page)
51 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Mollusca
Gastropoda
Littorinimorpha
51 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.