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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Pleurotomarioidea
Phylum  Mollusca
Class  Gastropoda
Family  Pleurotomariidae
Rank  Genus
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Similar  Entemnotrochus rumphii, Entemnotrochus adansonianus, Mikadotrochus, Perotrochus, Bayerotrochus

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Entemnotrochus is a genus of large to very large deepwater sea snails with gills and an operculum, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Pleurotomariidae, the slit snails.


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According to the World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS), the following species with valid names are included within the genus Entemnotrochus :

  • Entemnotrochus adansonianus (Crosse & P. Fischer, 1861)
  • Entemnotrochus rumphii (Schepman, 1879)
  • Species brought into synonymy 
  • Entemnotrochus urashima Shikama & Oishi in Shikama, 1977 : synonym of Entemnotrochus rumphii (Schepman, 1879)
  • References

    Entemnotrochus Wikipedia

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    Entemnotrochus adansonianus
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