Comprehensive Description

Read full entry


Original Description: F.M. Bayer: “New Pleurotomariid Gastropods from the Western Atlantic, with a Summary of the Recent Species”; Bulletin of Marine Science Vol. 15, No.4 (1965).

The holotype is in the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC. USNM 655931.


Pleurotomaria lucaya Abbott & Dance, 1982; Glass & Foster, 1986

Perotrochus lucaya Bayer, 1965; Fretter, 1966; Cross & Morrison, 1971; Abbott, 1974; Okutani, 1987; Anseeuw & Goto, 1996; Anseeuw, 2010; WoRMS, 2010

GenBank - Perotrochus lucaya


Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 3.0 (CC BY-NC 3.0)

© Gillevet, Emilia

Source: Pleurotomariidae

Belongs to 0 communities

This taxon hasn't been featured in any communities yet.

Learn more about Communities


EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!