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Naria ocellata

(Linnaeus, C., 1758) Ocellate Cowry Shell size 13 - 44 mm N Indian Ocean - Melanesia
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE EROSARIINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Systema Naturaeed. X, Stockholm, 1, p 724
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 102/9
Compendium of Seashellsp 86/4.1
Eyewitness handbooks - Shellsp 69
M.B. Pocket Guide to Shells of the Worldp 62
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 68/6
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 403/16-33
Cowriesp 217
The Book of Indian Shellsp 21/12
Sea Snails of PondicherryFig. 65
Synonyms
Cypraea brunnea Gray, J.E., 1825
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 189
Cypraea calopthalma Melvill, J.C., 1888
Mem. Proc. Manch. Lit. Phil. Soc.4th Ser., 1, p 236
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 189
Catalogue of Type Specimens In Manchester Museum, UKp 9
Thesaurus Conchyliorum, LondonCypraea, Pl. 26/243
Cypraea palatha Melvill, J.C., 1888
J. Conch. LondonVol. 6, p 43; Pl. 1/14
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 189
Catalogue of Type Specimens In Manchester Museum, UKp 26
Cypraea pelidna Melvill, J.C., 1888 : Pakistan
Mem. Proc. Manch. Lit. Phil. Soc.4th Ser., 1, p 120
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 189
Catalogue of Type Specimens In Manchester Museum, UKp 26
Cypraea pretiosa Melvill, J.C., 1905
J. Conchyl. ParisVol. 11, p 192
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 189
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Randy Bridges
2 National Museum Wales
3 S & A Nappo Collection
4 Kijineko's Cowries Collection
5 S & A Nappo Collection
6 Pasquale Fazzini
7 Femorale
8 Felix Lorenz
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