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NEOGASTROPODA Wenz, 1938 (an order of predatory gastropods)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

BUCCINIDAE Rafinesque, 1815 (a family of whelks) Family  
Buccinum undatum Linnaeus, 1758 (Common Whelk, Buckie)
In water - latero-dorsal (right hand) view
MURICIDAE Rafinesque, 1815 (a family of whelks and oyster drills)
Nucella lapillus (Dog Whelk), eg: Nucella lapillus (Dog Whelk) - Shells - body whorl view Ocenebra (a genus of molluscs), eg: Ocenebra erinaceus (Rough Tingle, Sting Winkle, Oyster Drill) - Dorsal view Trophonopsis (a genus of molluscs), eg: Trophonopsis muricata (an oyster drill) - Live animal - mouth view
Family 3 ident refs
NASSARIIDAE Iredale, 1916 (1835) (a family of dog whelks) Family  
Nassarius incrassatus (Strøm, 1768) (Thick-lipped Dog Whelk)
Shells - mouth views
Nassarius reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Netted Dog Whelk)
Animal partly withdrawn - mouth view

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Fretter, V. & Graham, A., 1985 The prosobranch molluscs of Britain and Denmark: Part 8 — Neogastropoda

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 4 general literature references to NEOGASTROPODA (an order of predatory gastropods)

NEOGASTROPODA may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(slugs, snails, bivalves, octopus, sea slugs)
(slugs and snails)
(operculate molluscs)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 10 feeding and other relationships of NEOGASTROPODA (an order of predatory gastropods)

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