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Aforia hypomela

(Dall, W.H., 1889) Shell size to 59 mm Cuba; W Africa
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyCONOIDEA
FamilyCOCHLESPIRIDAE
open bookPage/Plate
Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. HarvardVol. 18, p 99-100
Catalog of recent and fossil turridsp 478
West African Seashellsp 225
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Synonyms
Surcula tenerrima Locard, E.A.A., 1897 : Sagasso Sea
Exp. Sci. Travailleur et TalismanVol. 1
Catalog of recent and fossil turridsp 985
West African Seashellsp 225
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
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