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Conus (Lautoconus) ventricosus

Gmelin, J.F., 1791 Mediterranean Cone Shell size 13 - 63 mm Adriatic - Angola
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyCONOIDEA
FamilyCONIDAE CONINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Systema Naturaeed. XIII, Leipzig, 1 pt 6, p 3397/71
A Conchological IconographyWest African and Mediterranean Conus, p 78-79; Pl. 1-4, 156/2
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 434/13-14
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 286
Compendium of Seashellsp 265/1.1
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 146/14
West African Seashellsp 213
European Seashells Volume 1p 291/5-7
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 288
Gloria MarisVol. 31, p 52/1
Synonyms
Conus carinata Gmelin, J.F., 1791 : N Africa
Conus ignobilis Olivi, A.G., 1792 : Adriatic
Zoologia Adriaticap 133
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 142
Conus jamaicensis Hwass, C.H. in Bruguière, J.G., 1792
Encyclopédie MéthodiqueVol. 1, p 700/90
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 149
Conus madurensis Hwass, C.H. in Bruguière, J.G., 1792
Encyclopédie MéthodiqueVol. 1, p 709/102
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 174
Conus mediterraneus Hwass, C.H. in Bruguière, J.G., 1792 : Mediterranean
Encyclopédie MéthodiqueVol. 1, p 701/91
Atlas Malacològic del Delta de l'Ebrep 76/Pl. 276
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 180
The Cones of Senegalp 24, 26
Conus humilis Salis Marschlins, C.U. von, 1793
Reisen Provinzen Königsreich, NeapelAppendix, p 364
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 140
Conus jaspis Salis Marschlins, C.U. von, 1793
Reisen Provinzen Königsreich, NeapelAppendix, p 363
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 150
Conus olivaceus Salis Marschlins, C.U. von, 1793 : Mediterranean
Reisen Provinzen Königsreich, NeapelAppendix, p 363
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 203
Conus glaucus Röding, P.F., 1798
Mus. Bolten IIp 48 615/108
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 128
Conus cinctus Bosc, L.A.G., 1801
Histoire Naturelle des CoquillesVol. 5, p 140; Pl. 40/2
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 73
Conus rusticus Poli, G.S., 1826 : Mediterranean
Test. Utri. SiciliaeVol. 3/1, p 38; Pl. 45/4-6
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 247
Conus rusticus Chiaje, S. delle, 1827 (suppressed ICZN)
Test. Utri. SiciliaeVol. 3/2, Pars Altera, p 5
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 247
Conus siculus Chiaje, S. delle, 1828
A Conchological IconographyWest African and Mediterranean Conus, p 79
Conus glaucescens Sowerby, G.B. I, 1834
Conch. Illustr. (London)(Conus), p 54/60
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 127
Conus ater Philippi, R.A., 1836 : Mediterranean
Enumeratio Molluscorum SiciliaeVol. 1 (1836), p 238; Pl. 12/20
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 41
Conus ignobilis rufa (var.) Scacchi, A., 1836 (nomen nudum)
Cat. Conch. Regni Neap. Filiatre-Sebetiip 9
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 246
Conus ignobilis versicolor (var.) Scacchi, A., 1836 (nomen nudum)
Cat. Conch. Regni Neap. Filiatre-Sebetiip 9
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 290
Conus marmiratus Philippi, R.A., 1836
A Conchological IconographyWest African and Mediterranean Conus, p 79
Conus mediterraneus franciscanus (var.) Philippi, R.A., 1836 : Mediterranean
Enumeratio Molluscorum SiciliaeVol. 1 (1836), p 238; Pl. 12/18
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 119
Conus mediterraneus marmoratus (var.) Philippi, R.A., 1836 : Mediterranean
Enumeratio Molluscorum SiciliaeVol. 1 (1836), p 238; Pl. 12/17,19,22
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 178
Conus adriaticus "Chiereghini MS" Nardo, G.D., 1847 : Adriatic
Sinon. Modern.Part 2, p 39-40/3; f 505-506
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 25
Conus amazonicus "Chiereghini MS" Nardo, G.D., 1847 : Mediterranean
Sinon. Modern.Part 2, p 41-42/515-5167
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 31
Conus (Lautoconus) chersoideus "Chiereghini MS" Nardo, G.D., 1847 : Adriatic
Sinon. Modern.Part 2, p 41-42 10/519
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 71
Conus clodianus "Chiereghini MS" Nardo, G.D., 1847 : Adriatic
Sinon. Modern.Vol. 2, p 41-42/sp. 12/521
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 78
Conus (Lautoconus) cretheus "Chiereghini MS" Nardo, G.D., 1847 : Adriatic
Sinon. Modern.Vol. 2, p 41-42, sp. 5, figs 509-510
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 89
Conus epaphus "Chiereghini MS" Nardo, G.D., 1847 : Adriatic
Sinon. Modern.Vol. 2, p 41-42, sp. 13/522
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 106
Conus istriensis "Chiereghini MS" Nardo, G.D., 1847 : Adriatic
Sinon. Modern.Vol. 2, p 41-42, sp. 9/517-518
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 149
Conus mediterraneus herillus "Chiereghini MS" Nardo, G.D., 1847 : Mediterranean
Sinon. Modern.Vol. 2, p 41/42, sp. 11/520
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 139
Conus mediterraneus pallans (var.) "Chiereghini MS" Nardo, G.D., 1847 (nomen nudum)
Sinon. Modern.Vol. 2, p 39-40, sp. 1, f. 501-502
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 207
Conus mediterraneus phegeus (var.) "Chiereghini MS" Nardo, G.D., 1847 : Adriatic
Sinon. Modern.Vol. 2, p 41-42 sp' 6/511-512
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 216
Conus stercutius "Chiereghini MS" Nardo, G.D., 1847 (nomen nudum)
Sinon. Modern.Vol. 2, p 41-42/513-514
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 262
Conus thuscus "Chiereghini MS" Nardo, G.D., 1847 : Adriatic
Sinon. Modern.Vol. 2, p 39-40/2 figs 503-504
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 278
Conus mediterraneus fasciata (var.) Réquien, E., 1848 : Mediterranean
Catalogue des Coquilles de L'Île Corsep 86/614
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 111
Conus mediterraneus marmorata (var.) Réquien, E., 1848
Catalogue des Coquilles de L'Île Corsep 86/614
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 177
Conus mediterraneus obtusa (var.) Réquien, E., 1848
Catalogue des Coquilles de L'Île Corsep 86/614
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 202
Conus mediterraneus subconcolor (var.) Réquien, E., 1848 : Corsica, France
Catalogue des Coquilles de L'Île Corsep 86/614
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 265
Conus inaequalis Reeve, L.A., 1849
Conchologica Iconia, LondonVol. 1 (Conus): Supp., Pl. 7, sp. 270/320
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 143
Conus grossi Maravigna, C., 1853 : Mediterranean
Atti Accad. Gioenia Sci. Nat.Vol. 2/8, p 137
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 134
Conus hanleyi Sowerby, G.B. II, 1857 : Mediterranean
Thesaurus Conchyliorum, LondonVol. 3 (Conus) pt 17, p 20/160; Pl. 17 (203) /399, 400
Conus guestieri Lorois, M., 1860
J. Conchyl. ParisVol. 8, p 329; Pl. 12/5
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 135
Conus zealandicus Hutton, F.W., 1873 : Ninety Mile Beach, North Island, New Zealand
Catalogue of Marine Molluscs of New Zealandp 23
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 299
Conus mediterraneus spirata (var.) Monterosato, T.A. de M. di, 1878 (nomen nudum)
Giorn. Sci. Nat. Econ. PalermoVol. 13, p 107
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 260
Conus caffer Bucquoy, E.J., Ph. Dautzenberg & G.F. Dollfus, 1882 : N Africa
Mollusques Marins RoussillonVol. 1/2, p 83; Pl. 13/15
Conus mediterraneus caerulescens (var.) Bucquoy, E.J., Ph. Dautzenberg & G.F. Dollfus, 1882
Mollusques Marins RoussillonVol. 1/2, p 83; Pl. 13/15
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 60
Conus mediterraneus carinata (var.) Bucquoy, E.J., Ph. Dautzenberg & G.F. Dollfus, 1882
Mollusques Marins RoussillonVol. 1/2, p 82; Pl. 13/16-17
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 65
Conus mediterraneus elongata (var.) Bucquoy, E.J., Ph. Dautzenberg & G.F. Dollfus, 1882 : N Africa
Mollusques Marins RoussillonVol. 1/2, p 82; Pl. 13/14, 15
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 104
Conus mediterraneus flammulata (var.) Bucquoy, E.J., Ph. Dautzenberg & G.F. Dollfus, 1882 : N Africa
Mollusques Marins RoussillonVol. 1/2, p 83; Pl. 13/16
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 116
Conus mediterraneus fusca (var.) Bucquoy, E.J., Ph. Dautzenberg & G.F. Dollfus, 1882 : N Africa
Mollusques Marins RoussillonVol. 1/2, p 83; Pl. 13/14
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 122
Conus mediterraneus lutea (var.) Bucquoy, E.J., Ph. Dautzenberg & G.F. Dollfus, 1882 : N Africa
Mollusques Marins RoussillonVol. 1/2, p 83
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 171
Conus mediterraneus major (var.) Bucquoy, E.J., Ph. Dautzenberg & G.F. Dollfus, 1882 : Mediterranean France
Mollusques Marins RoussillonVol. 1/2, p 82
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 175
Conus mediterraneus oblonga (var.) Bucquoy, E.J., Ph. Dautzenberg & G.F. Dollfus, 1882
Mollusques Marins RoussillonVol. 1/2, p 82; Pl. 13/12-13
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 201
Conus mediterraneus pallida (var.) Bucquoy, E.J., Ph. Dautzenberg & G.F. Dollfus, 1882 : Mediterranean France
Mollusques Marins RoussillonVol. 1/2, p 83; Pl. 13/20
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 207
Conus mediterraneus rubens (var.) Bucquoy, E.J., Ph. Dautzenberg & G.F. Dollfus, 1882
Mollusques Marins RoussillonVol. 1/2, p 83; Pl. 13/21-22
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 245
Conus franciscanus pereirae (var.) Gregorio, A. de, 1885
Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital.Vol. 11, p 103; 105
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 215
Conus fuscocingulatopsis Gregorio, A. de, 1885
Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital.Vol. 11, p 94
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 122
Conus mediterraneus alalmus (var.) Gregorio, A. de, 1885 : N Africa
Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital.Vol. 11, p 112
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 27
Conus mediterraneus elpus (var.) Gregorio, A. de, 1885 : Mediterranean
Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital.Vol. 11, p 107
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 105
Conus mediterraneus emisus (var.) "Philippi, R.A." Gregorio, A. de, 1885 : Mediterranean
Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital.Vol. 11, p 112
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 106
Conus mediterraneus endorus (var.) Gregorio, A. de, 1885 : Mediterranean
Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital.Vol. 11, p 96
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 106
Conus mediterraneus imelus (var.) Gregorio, A. de, 1885 : Mediterranean
Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital.Vol. 11, p 95
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 142
Conus mediterraneus rufatra (var.) Gregorio, A. de, 1885 : N Africa
Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital.Vol. 11, p 112
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 246
Conus mediterraneus steppus (var.) Gregorio, A. de, 1885 : N Africa
Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital.Vol. 11, p 96
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 262
Conus mediterraneus subviridis (var.) Gregorio, A. de, 1885 : N Africa
Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital.Vol. 11, p 112
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 266
Conus mediterraneus galloprovincialis Locard, E.A.A., 1886 : Mediterranean France
Prodrome de malacologie française. Lyonp 106
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 124
Conus submediterraneus Locard, E.A.A., 1886 : Mediterranean France
Prodrome de malacologie française. LyonVol. 5/8, p 99-100, 538
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 266
Conus (Lautoconus) galloprovincialis minor (var.) Locard, E.A.A., 1899 : Mediterranean
Ann. Soc. Agric. LyonVol. 46, p 227
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 184
Conus mediterraneus galloprovincialis lineolata (var.) Locard, E.A.A., 1899 : Mediterranean
Ann. Soc. Linn. LyonVol. 46, p 227
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 165
Conus trunculus Monterosato, T.A. de M. di, 1900, "1899" : Cyprus
J. Conchyl. ParisVol. 47, p 401
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 283
Conus persistens "Monterosato, T.A. de M. di" Pallary, P. in Kobelt, W., 1908 : N Africa
Iconog. Meeresconchyl.Vol. 4, p 6; Pl. 100/15-16
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 216
Conus (Lautoconus) mediterraneus scalare (var.) Dautzenberg, Ph., 1911 : Mediterranean; W Africa (juvenile)
J. Conchyl. ParisVol. 58, p 209; Pl. 10/9
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 251
Conus mediterraneus arenaria (var.) Monterosato, T.A. de M. di, 1917 : Libya
Boll. Soc. Zool. Ital.Vol. 3/4, p 25; Pl. 1/23
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 38
Conus mediterraneus pretunculus (var.) Monterosato, T.A. de M. di, 1917, "1915" : N Africa
Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital.Vol. 3/4, p 25/24
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 224
Conus (Lautoconus) mediterraneus noeformis (var.) Monterosato, T.A. de M. di, 1923 : N Africa
Mem. Comit. Talassogr. ItalianoVol. 107, p 11
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 199
Conus mediterraneus acuminata (var.) "Stalio MS" Coen, G.S., 1933 (nomen nudum)
Mem. Comit. Talassogr. ItalianoNo. 192, p 70
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 22
Conus mediterraneus alba (var.) "Monterosato, T.A. de M. di" Coen, G.S., 1933
Mem. Comit. Talassogr. ItalianoVol. 192, p 70
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 27
Conus mediterraneus castanea (var.) "Danilo, F.D. & G.B. Sandri" Coen, G.S., 1933
Mem. Comit. Talassogr. ItalianoVol. 192, p 70
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 66
Conus mediterraneus flavescens (var.) Coen, G.S., 1933 (nomen nudum)
Mem. Comit. Talassogr. ItalianoVol. 192, p 71
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 116
Conus mediterraneus galloprovincialis producta (var.) Coen, G.S., 1933
Mem. Comit. Talassogr. ItalianoVol. 192, p 70; 175/146; Pl. 9/79
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 225
Conus mediterraneus galloprovincialis turrita (var.) "Monterosato, T.A. de M. di" Coen, G.S., 1933 (nomen nudum)
Mem. Comit. Talassogr. ItalianoVol. 192, p 70; 175/146; Pl. 9/80
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 284
Conus mediterraneus interrupta (var.) "Stalio MS" Coen, G.S., 1933
Mem. Comit. Talassogr. ItalianoVol. 192, p 70; 175/145
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 147
Conus mediterraneus albina (var.) "Monterosato, T.A. de M. di" Gaglini, A. in Settepassi, F., 1985, "1972"
Atlante MalacologicoVol. 3, p 5
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 28
Conus mediterraneus exilis (var.) "Settepassi, F." Gaglini, A. in Settepassi, F., 1985, "1972" (nomen nudum)
Atlante MalacologicoVol. 3, p 7; Pl. 14
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 110
Conus mediterraneus insolitus (var.) "Monterosato, T.A. de M. di" Gaglini, A. in Settepassi, F., 1985, "1972" (nomen nudum)
Atlante MalacologicoVol. 3, p 8
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 147
Conus mediterraneus lineolatus (var.) "auctorum" Gaglini, A. in Settepassi, F., 1985, "1972"
Atlante MalacologicoVol. 3, p 8; Pl. 13
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 166
Conus mediterraneus mamillatus (var.) "Monterosato, T.A. de M. di" Gaglini, A. in Settepassi, F., 1985, "1972"
Atlante MalacologicoVol. 3, p 8; Pl. 12
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 176
Conus mediterraneus obtusus (var.) "Monterosato, T.A. de M. di" Gaglini, A. in Settepassi, F., 1985 (nomen nudum)
Atlante MalacologicoVol. 3, p 9
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 202
Conus mediterraneus perfectus (var.) "Monterosato, T.A. de M. di" Gaglini, A. in Settepassi, F., 1985, "1972" (nomen nudum)
Atlante MalacologicoVol. 3, p 9; Pl. 14
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 216
Conus mediterraneus striatus (var.) "Settepassi, F." Gaglini, A. in Settepassi, F., 1985 (nomen nudum)
Atlante MalacologicoVol. 3, p 10; Pl. 5, 15
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 264
Conus (Lautoconus) ventricosus "perfectus" "Monterosato, T.A. de M. di" Gaglini, A. in Settepassi, F., 1985, "1972" (nomen nudum)
Atlante MalacologicoVol. 3, p 9; Pl. 14
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 215
Conus (Lautoconus) ventricosus "striatus" "Settepassi, F." Gaglini, A. in Settepassi, F., 1985, "1972" : Sicily, Italy (nomen nudum)
Atlante MalacologicoVol. 3, p 10; Pls. 5, 15
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 264
Conus mediterraneus meridionalis Giorgianni, 1996
World ShellsVol. 18, p 85
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 182
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Museum of New Zealand
2 Conus Biodiversity website
3 Cone Collector's Guide
4 Eddie Hardy
5 Eddie Hardy
6 Eddie Hardy
7 Med Shells
8 Malakos
9 Med Shells
10 Eddie Hardy
11 Cone Collector's Guide
12 Eddie Hardy
13 Med Shells
14 Lowtide Shells
15 S & A Nappo Collection
16 Coneshell.Net
17 Mike Filmer
18 Alboran Shells
19 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris
20 Femorale
21 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris
22 Conus Biodiversity website
23 Conus Biodiversity website
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