Polyschides Pilsbry & Sharp, 1898

Caetano, Carlos Henrique Soares, Scarabino, Victor & Absalão, Ricardo Silva, 2006, Scaphopoda (Mollusca) from the Brazilian continental shelf and upper slope (13 º to 21 ºS) with descriptions of two new species of the genus Cadulus Philippi, 1844, Zootaxa 1267, pp. 1-47 : 31

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.173183

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:DD06702D-A18D-4323-9CAE-D8F315FCCCC7

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6258435

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/CC6E8784-FFE4-FFA6-FF54-FD6DF920D121

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Polyschides Pilsbry & Sharp, 1898
status

 

Polyschides Pilsbry & Sharp, 1898  

Type species

Cadulus tetraschistus Watson, 1879   (original designation).

Diagnosis

Shell small to medium, strong, smooth, white, translucent when fresh, polished when dead. Maximum diameter located in anterior third or nearly oral aperture. Apex wide, with four deep notches, four lobes, being two laterals, one dorsal, one ventral. Preapical callus weak.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Scaphopoda

Order

Gadilida

Family

Gadilidae