Satsuma (gastropod)

Satsuma is a genus of air-breathing land snails, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusks in the tribe Aegistini of the subfamily Bradybaeninae in the family Camaenidae. [2]

Satsuma
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A live individual of a Satsuma species
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Subclass: Heterobranchia
Superorder: Eupulmonata
Order: Stylommatophora
Infraorder: Helicoidei
Superfamily: Helicoidea
Family: Camaenidae
Genus: Satsuma
Adams, 1868[1]
Type species
Helix japonica L. Pfeiffer, 1847
Synonyms
  • Coniglobus Pilsbry & Hirase, 1906 (unaccepted rank)
  • Fruticotrochus Kobelt, 1879
  • Helix (Fruticotrochus) Kobelt, 1879
  • Helix (Satsuma) A. Adams, 1868 (original rank)
  • Luchuhadra Kuroda & Habe, 1949 (unaccepted rank)
  • Satsuma (Coniglobus) Pilsbry & Hirase, 1906· accepted, alternate representation
  • Satsuma (Luchuhadra) Kuroda & Habe, 1949· accepted, alternate representation
  • Satsuma (Satsuma) A. Adams, 1868· accepted, alternate representation

SpeciesEdit

Species within the genus Satsuma include:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Adams (1868). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4)1: 463.
  2. ^ MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Satsuma A. Adams, 1868. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=818543 on 2020-12-15
  3. ^ a b Tatewaki R. & Kitada J. (1987). "Karyological studies of five species of land snails (Helicoidea: Mollusca)". Genetica 74(1): 73-80. doi:10.1007/BF00055097.
  • Bank, R. (2017). Classification of the Recent terrestrial Gastropoda of the World. Last update: July 16th, 2017

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