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Buccinulum linea linea
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Shell of Buccinulum linea (lectotype at MNHN, Paris)
Scientific classification
Kingdom:
Phylum:
Class:
(unranked):
clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Neogastropoda
Superfamily:
Buccinoidea
Family:
Subfamily:
Tribe:
Buccinulini
Genus:
Buccinulum
Species:
B. linea
Subspecies:
B. linea linea
Trinomial name
Buccinulum linea linea
(Martyn, 1784)
Synonyms
  • Buccinulum (Chathamina) characteristica Finlay, 1928
  • Buccinulum (Evarnula) multilineum Powell, 1929
  • Buccinulum (Evarnula) multilineum aupouria Powell, 1940
  • Buccinulum (Evarnula) squalidum Powell, 1929
  • Buccinulum (Evarnula) sufflatum Finlay, 1926
  • Buccinulum (Evarnula) sufflatum decoratum Powell, 1929
  • Buccinulum multilineum Powell, 1929
  • Buccinulum squalidum Powell, 1929
  • Buccinulum sufflatum Finlay, 1926
  • Buccinulum sufflatum decoratum Powell, 1929
  • Buccinulum waitangiensis Powell, 1933
  • Buccinum linea Martyn, 1784 (basionym)
  • Cominella striata Hutton, 1875
  • Euthria lineata "Martyn"
  • Fusus chemnitzii Anton, 1838
  • Fusus linea Martyn, 1784
  • Fusus lineatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
  • Murex lineatus Gmelin, 1791
  • Verconella dubia Marwick, 1924
  • Verconella thomsoni Marwick, 1924

Buccinulum linea linea, or the lined whelk, is the nominate subspecies of the species Buccinulum linea. This is a marine gastropod mollusc of the family Buccinidae. It is found only in New Zealand, including the Chatham Islands.

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