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Version 44.00 went live 9th November, 2018. Cypraeidae now in line with Felix Lorenz's "COWRIES A Guide to the Gastropod Family Cypraeidae" 2017

Babelomurex tectumsinensis

(Deshayes, G.P., 1856) Lamellose Coral Shell Shell size 10 - 40 mm Mediterranean; Colombia - French Guiana
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyMURICOIDEA
FamilyMURICIDAE CORALLIOPHILINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Colombian Seashells from the Caribbean Seap 111; 272/600
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 288/5
Latiaxis and its Related GroupsPl. 43/9
American ConchologistVol. 17/4, p 12
Synonyms
Coralliophila (Pseudomurex) squamosa Broderip, W.J. in Broderip, W.J. & G.B. I Sowerby, 1833 : Panama - Peru
Systematic List of Peruvian Marine Molluscs (in Spanish)p 51, 60
Catalog of the . . . Fasciolariidaep 191
Coralliophila (Coralliophila) lamellosa Philippi, R.A., 1836 : Mediterranean
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 96/4
Compendium of Seashellsp 155/2.3
Fusus lamellosus Philippi, R.A., 1836 (replaced)
Catalog of the . . . Fasciolariidaep 191
Murex scabridus Monterosato, T.A. de M. di, 1890
Coralliophila priolana Settepassi, F., 1971
Hirtomurex longicauda Settepassi, F., 1977 : Mediterranean; SE USA
Latiaxis and its Related GroupsPl. 23/4; 44/10
Babelomurex (Babelomurex) gili Kosuge, S., 1990 : Mediterranean; Canaries; W Africa
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 290/1
West African Seashellsp 157-158
Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist.Vol. 262, p 20
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 S & A Nappo Collection
2 American Museum of Natural History
3 Marine Molluscs of Madeira
4 S & A Nappo Collection
5 Lowtide Shells
6 Mollusc Net Auctions
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