Sassia is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs in the family Cymatiidae.[2]

Sassia
Sassia semitorta.jpg
Sassia semitorta shell
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Clade: Caenogastropoda
Clade: Hypsogastropoda
Order: Littorinimorpha
Family: Cymatiidae
Genus: Sassia
Bellardi, 1873[1]
Synonyms[2]
  • Eutritonium (Sassia)
  • Phanozesta Iredale, 1936
  • Triton (Sassia) Bellardi, 1873

SpeciesEdit

The genus Sassia contains the following species:[2]

Species brought into synonymy

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bellardi, L. (1873). Moll. Terr. terz. Piemonte Liguria 1: 219.
  2. ^ a b c Sassia Bellardi, 1873. Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 6 December 2018.

Further readingEdit

  • Powell A. W. B., New Zealand Mollusca, William Collins Publishers Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand 1979 ISBN 0-00-216906-1

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