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Ergalatax contracta

(Reeve, L.A., 1846) Contracted Rock Shell Shell size 20 - 45 mm Indo-W Pacific; Red Sea; Mediterranean
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyMURICOIDEA
FamilyMURICIDAE ERGALATAXINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Conchologica Iconia, LondonVol. 3, Buccinum, sp. 53
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 284/4
Australian Marine Shells Part 2p 22; Pl. 5/29
Shells of the Philippinesp 143/15
Murex Shells of the Worldp 48; Pl. 2/10-12; Pl. 19/13, 18
The Book of Indian Shellsp 53/27
Sea Snails of PondicherryFig. 122
Molluscs of the Southern Gulf of Thailandp 417
Shells of Vietnamp 121; Pl. 37/7, 11
Synonyms
Buccinum funiculatum Reeve, L.A., 1846 : Hawaii; Tonga
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 100/15
Australian Marine Shells Part 2p 22
Shells of Vietnamp 121
Ricinula ocellata Reeve, L.A., 1846
Murex calcarius Dunker, R.W., 1860
Australian Marine Shells Part 2p 22
Ricinula siderea Martens, E.C. von, 1874
Shells of Vietnamp 121
Urosalpinx innotabilis Smith, E.A., 1879
Proc. Zool. Soc. LondonVol. 47, p 201
Australian Marine Shells Part 2p 22
Shells of Vietnamp 121
Ocenebra pauper Watson, R.B., 1886 : Torres Strait - C New South Wales, Australia
Australian Marine Shells Part 2p 22
Ocinebrina pilsbryana Baker, F.C., 1891
Shells of Vietnamp 121
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Pentadactylis ceylonicum Preston, H.B., 1909
Australian Marine Shells Part 2p 22
Shells of Vietnamp 121
Urosalpinx bandana Schepman, M.M., 1911 : Indonesia
Prosobranchia of the Siboga ExpeditionVol. 49 1d, p 351-352; Pl. 21/6
Urosalpinx smithi Schepman, M.M., 1911 : Sulu Archipelago, Philippines
Prosobranchia of the Siboga ExpeditionVol. 49 1d, p 351; Pl. 21/5
Murex Shells of the Worldp 86-87; fig. 51
Shells of Vietnamp 121
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Guido Poppe
2 Guido Poppe
3 George Sangiouloglou
4 Seashells of New South Wales
5 Taiwan Malacofauna Database
6 Femorale
7 Eurasia Shells
8 Femorale
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