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Release 39.03 went live 2nd November, 2016

Priotrochus obscurus obscurus

(Wood, W., 1828) Shell size 7 - 20 mm Red Sea - Durban, Rep. South Africa
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA ORTHOGASTROPODA
OrderVETIGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyTROCHOIDEA
FamilyTROCHIDAE CANTHARIDINAE
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Sea Shells on the South African Shoresp 50
Natal Museum, RSAVol. 35, p 139-139-140; 141/5-8
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Synonyms
Trochus signatus Jonas, J.H., 1844
Natal Museum, RSAVol. 35, p 143
Trochus bicinctus Philippi, R.A., 1849 (nomen dubium)
Natal Museum, RSAVol. 35, p 147-148
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Trochus lineolatus Bianconi, J.J., 1865
Natal Museum, RSAVol. 35, p 139
Trochus nabateus Issel, A., 1869
Malacologia del Mar Rosso
Natal Museum, RSAVol. 35, p 142-143
Priotrochus sepulchralis Melvill, J.C., 1899 : SE Arabian Gulf
Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist.Ser. 7 Vol.4, p 96; Pl. II/6
Natal Museum, RSAVol. 35, p 140-142
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Femorale
2 Annals & Magazine of Natural History
3 Guido Poppe
4 Natural History Museum, Rotterdam
5 Femorale
6 Rosario Beach Marine Laboratory
7 Raymond Huet
8 Natural History Museum, Rotterdam