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Muricopsis (Risomurex) rosea

(Reeve, L.A., 1846) Pink Drupe; Rose Murex Shell size 8 - 15 mm Caribbean; Colombia - Venezuela
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyMURICOIDEA
FamilyMURICIDAE MURICOPSINAE
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Conchologica Iconia, LondonVol. 3, Ricinula, sp. 46
Colombian Seashells from the Caribbean Seap 106; 267/560
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 267/4
Sea Shells of the West Indiesp 139
Murex Shells of the Worldp 170-171; Pl. 2/5
American ConchologistVol. 18/1, p 8
American ConchologistVol. 21/4, p 14
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Shell Dimension.com
2 Natural History Museum Collection, UK
3 Natural History Museum Collection, UK
4 Natural History Museum Collection, UK
5 Natural History Museum Collection, UK
6 Natural History Museum Collection, UK
7 Ken Piech
8 Guido Poppe
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