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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Cerithiidae
Reference taxon from Catalogue of Life in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Cerithiidae
Recognized by Moorea Biocode, Moorea Biocode, Algeria Species List, Angola Species List, Austria Species List, Bailiwick of Jersey Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Barbados Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Bermuda Species List, Belgium Species List, Bonaire Saint Eustatius and Saba Species List, Bosnia and Herzegovina Species List, Brazil Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Canada Species List, Cape Verde Species List, Cayman Islands Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Christmas Island Species List, Cocos Islands Species List, Colombia Species List, Comoros Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Curacao Species List, Cyprus Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Denmark Species List, Djibouti Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Eritrea Species List, Federated States of Micronesia Species List, Fiji Species List, France Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Germany Species List, Greece Species List, Guadeloupe Species List, Guam Species List, Guernsey Species List, Haiti Species List, Hungary Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Ireland Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Jamaica Species List, Kenya Species List, Kuwait Species List, Laos Species List, Libya Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malaysia Species List, Maldives Species List, Malta Species List, Mariana Islands Species List, Marshall Islands Species List, Mauritius Species List, Mayotte Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Nauru Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Nigeria Species List, Niue Species List, Norfolk Island Species List, Norway Species List, Oman Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palau Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Philippines Species List, Pitcairn Henderson Ducie and Oeno Islands, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Reunion Species List, Romania Species List, Saint Helena Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, Saint Lucia Species List, Saint Martin Species List, Samoa Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Senegal Species List, Seychelles Species List, Singapore Species List, Slovakia Species List, Slovenia Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, Somalia Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Tonga Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, Tuvalu Species List, Ukraine Species List, United Arab Emirates Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, US Virgin Islands Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, Cuba Species List, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Bali Sea Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Black Sea Species List, Bristol Channel Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celebes Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Ceram Sea Species List- duplicate, Coral Sea Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Flores Sea Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of Aden Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of Aqaba Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Gulf of Suez Species List, Gulf of Tomini Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Gulf of Thailand Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Ionian Sea Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Java Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Ligurian Sea Species List, Makassar Strait Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, Halmahera Sea Species List, North Atlantic Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, North Pacific Species List, North Sea Species List, Persian Gulf Species List, Red Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Sea of Marmara Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, Skagerrak Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, Strait of Gibraltar Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, and Gulf of Oman Species List
Cerithiidae Fleming 1822
Cerithiidae Fleming 1822
Cerithiidae J. Fleming 1822
Family recognized by World Register of Marine Species
Pseudoaluco subgen. Globulocerithium Bouniol 1981
Subgenus recognized by World Register of Marine Species

Alternative Names

? ainiktos Dailey & Popenoe, 1966
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ampullosum Bronginiart, 1823
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? angsananum Martin, 1922
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? baluchistanense Vredenburg, 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? bhagothorense Vredenburg, 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? boiplex Dall, 1892
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? brooksvillensis Mansfield, 1937
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? charpentieri Basterot, 1825
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? delbosi Michelotti, 1861
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? deningeri Martin, 1916
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? djampangtengahensis Martin, 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? dollfusi Martin, 1917
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? dubiosum Cossmann, 1918
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? estellensis Aldrich, 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? fennemai Martin, 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? fritschi Boettger, 1883
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? guormyi Crosse, 1861
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? hilegondae Martin, 1922
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ighinai Michelotti, 1861
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ignoratum Trautschold, 1867
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? jonkeri Martin, 1879
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? kachhensis Vredenburg, 1925
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? karangense Martin, 1906
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? kelirensis Martin, 1917
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? laeviusculum Gabb, 1869
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? liveoakensis Mansfield, 1937
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? meranginanus Martin, 1922
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? moniliferum Deshayes, 1854
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? monstrosus Grateloup, 1847
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? noetlingi Martin, 1889
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? nullarboricum Tate, 1879
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? orditus Michelotti, 1861
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pascoensis Mansfield, 1937
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? perlamellosum Vredenburg, 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? plicatoligocenica Sacco, 1895
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? preangerensis Martin, 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? progoensis Martin, 1916
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pseudoobeliscus Grateloup, 1832
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? puigcercosensis Cossmann, 1898
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? rude Sowerby, 1840
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? samaranganum Martin, 1884
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? stracheyi d'Archiac & Haime, 1853
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? submelanoides Michelotti, 1861
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? subquadrisulcatum d'Orbigny, 1850
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? suwanneensis Mansfield, 1937
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? talahabensis Martin, 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? teschi Martin, 1917
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? tuberculatum Linnaeus, 1767
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? vaginatum Mansfield, 1937
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? vinctum Whitfield, 1865
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? voglinoi Michelotti, 1861
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? volzi Martin, 1917
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? wanneri Martin, 1916
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aluco Martens 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Brachybittium Weisbord 1962
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cerithiadae
Corrected according to Paleobiology Database
Chavanicerithium Ludbrook 1957
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Conocerithium
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Coxellaria Ludbrook 1957
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Globulocerithium
Harvest ancestor according to GBIF classification
Globulocerithium Bouniol 1981
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Iddingsella Olsson 1944
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Iddingsia Olsson 1929
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Indocerithium Chavan 1953
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ischnocerithium
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Leiocochlis
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Longicerithium Houbrick 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Portoricia Maury 1920
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Probittium Bandel 2006
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Schroederium Kowalke 1998
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Striovertagus Chavan 1948
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

cerith snail preferred
Recognized by Paleobiology Database
cerithids
horn shells
hornsnails
needle whelks

Dutch; Flemish

spitshorens preferred

French

cérithiidés preferred

German

Hornschnecken preferred
Nadelschnecken

Japanese

オニノツノガイ preferred
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Curated hierarchies for Cerithiidae

GBIF classification

Animalia
Mollusca
Gastropoda
2213 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy

Animalia
Bilateria

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Mollusca
Gastropoda
[unassigned] Caenogastropoda
Cerithiidae (this page)
15 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Mollusca
Gastropoda
[unassigned] Caenogastropoda
15 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.