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Ovatipsa coloba coloba

(Melvill, J.C., 1888) Stunted Cowry Shell size 18 - 37 mm Maldives - Andamans; Sumatra, Indonesia
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE ERRONEINAE BISTOLIDINI
open bookPage/Plate
Mem. Proc. Manch. Lit. Phil. Soc.4th Ser., 1, p 218; Pl. 1/7
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 489
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 2 Shells and Animals, Pl. 228/12-14; 229
Indonesian Shells Ip 55/19
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 95/5
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 92
Compendium of Seashellsp 91/3.1
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 62/7
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 331/15-16, 21-23
Cowriesp 137
Seashells of South East Asiap 42
Gloria MarisVol. 32, Pl. 7/3, 7, 11
Synonyms
Ovatipsa greegori Ford, J., 1893 : Indian Ocean
The NautilusVol. 6, p 112; Pl. 2/4-5
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 489
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 142
Catalogue of Type Specimens In Manchester Museum, UKp 18
Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist.Vol. 262, p 55
Cypraea cairnsiana Melvill, J.C. & R. Standen, 1904
Journal of Conchology, LondonVol. 11, p 118
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 489
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 141
Shells of Vietnamp 76
Catalogue of Type Specimens In Manchester Museum, UKp 9
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1 Mollusca Types in Great Britain
2 Bestshells
3 National Museum Wales
4 Eddie Hardy
5 George Sangiouloglou
6 Shell Dimension.com
7 Femorale
8 Mollusc Net Auctions
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