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Janthina (Violetta) globosa

Swainson, W.A., 1822 Globular/Elongate Janthina; Glossy Violet Snail; Purple Sea Shell Shell size 10 - 40 mm Worldwide Warm Seas
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA ORTHOGASTROPODA
OrderHYPSOGASTROPODA PTENOGLOSSA GROUP
SuperFamilyEPITONIOIDEA
FamilyJANTHINIDAE
open bookPage/Plate
Tsitsikama ShorePl. 38b
Molluscs of Okinawap 83/10
Catalog of recent and fossil turridsp 420
Colombian Seashells from the Caribbean Seap 89; 248/393
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 464/14
Schelpen Encyclopedie (in Dutch)p 127
Common Seashells of New Zealandp 9/6
The Shell Handbookp 115
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 58
M.B. Pocket Guide to Shells of the Worldp 44
Sea Shells of Tropical West Americap 281/168
Sea Shells of the West Indiesp 90
Compendium of Seashellsp 70/3.1
Seashells of New Zealandp 102
Joyas de Cuba - Moluscos Marinosp 99
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 55/23
Shells of Japanp 135
Sea Snails of PondicherryFig. 34
Seashells of South East Asiap 31
Synonyms
Janthina (Janthina) prolongata Blainville, H.M.D. de, 1822 : Warm Pacific & Atlantic
Dictionnaire des Sciences Naturelles (Paris)Vol. 24, p 155
Sea Shells of Tropical West Americap 281/170
Sea Shells on the South African Shoresp 309
Molluscs of the Southern Gulf of Thailandp 393
Janthina (Janthina) nitens Menke, K.T., 1828 : Worldwide Warm Seas
West African Seashellsp 136
Janthina elongata Maravigna, C., 1838
Janthina nana Gray, J.E., 1842
Janthina decollata Carpenter, P.P., 1857
Janthina iricolor Reeve, L.A., 1858
Janthina nitens atlantica (var.) Mörch, O.A.L., 1860
Janthina nitens minor (var.) Monterosato, T.A. de M. di, 1878
Janthina splendens Monterosato, T.A. de M. di, 1884
Nom. Gen. Spec. Conch. Med.p 104
Janthina payraudeaui Locard, E.A.A. in Locard, E.A.A. & E. Caziot, 1900
Ann. Soc. Linn. LyonVol. 46
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Eddie Hardy
2 New Zealand Mollusca
3 Denis Riek
4 Olivier Caro
5 Mike's Seashell Collection
6 Med Shells
7 Mike's Seashell Collection
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