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Calliostoma (Calliostoma) africanum

Bartsch, P., 1915 South African Top Shell Shell size 10 - 20 mm Jeffrey's Bay - N Transkei, Rep. South Africa
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA VETIGASTROPODA
OrderTROCHIDA
SuperFamilyTROCHOIDEA
FamilyCALLIOSTOMATIDAE CALLIOSTOMATINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Bull. U.S. Nat. Mus.Vol. 91, p 125, 162; Pl. 24/2, 4, 6; Pl. 31/5
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 38/5
The Shell Handbookp 55
Sea Shells on the South African Shoresp 44
Synonyms
Calliostoma (Calliostoma) convexa Turton, 1932
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
2 BIGAI
3 Guido Poppe
4 Femorale
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