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Pteropurpura (Pteropurpura) festiva

(Hinds, R.B., 1844) Festive Murex/Rock Shell Shell size 20 - 67 mm S California, USA - Baja California, Mexico
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyMURICOIDEA
FamilyMURICIDAE OCENEBRINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Proc. Zool. Soc. LondonVol. 12, p 127
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 277/7
Schelpen Encyclopedie (in Dutch)p 141
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 174
Compendium of Seashellsp 142/2.4
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 89/16
Audubon - Field Guide to North American ShellsPl. 29; 519
Murex Shells of the Worldp 130-131; Pl. 22/9
Synonyms
Pteropurpura (Pteropurpura) gaza Smith, M., 1940 : Florida, USA
American ConchologistVol. 22/1, p 14
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 natureimprint
2 Femorale
3 Guido Poppe
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