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Version 44.01 went live 5th December, 2018. Cypraeidae now fully in line with Felix Lorenz's "COWRIES ..." 2017

Conus (Floraconus) compressus

(Sowerby, G.B. II, 1866) Shell size 25 - 67 mm S Australia
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyCONOIDEA
FamilyCONIDAE CONINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Thesaurus Conchyliorum, LondonVol. 3 (Conus) pt 24-25: App., p 325/404; Pl. 25 (286)/602, 603
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 284
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 136/9
Australian Marine Shells Part 2p 199; Pl. 49/8a
Conidae; Volume 1:Indo-Pacific Regionp 445/18
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 81
Synonyms
Conus (Floraconus) fusiformis Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de, 1810 (renamed)
Ann. Mus. Nat. Hist. Nat. ParisVol. 15, p 423/129
Conidae; Volume 1:Indo-Pacific Regionp 445/20
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 123
Conus atractus Tomlin, J.R. le B., 1937 : Brazil (nomen novum)
Proc. Malac. Soc. LondonVol. 22/4, p 206
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 42
FemoraleVol. 96/1, p 22/12
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Mike Filmer
2 Conus Biodiversity website
3 George Sangiouloglou
4 Mike Filmer
5 Coneshells - Knights of the Sea
6 Mollusc Net Auctions
7 Mike Filmer
8 Eddie Hardy
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