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Cerithium caeruleum

Sowerby, G.B. II, 1855 Shell size 20 - 40 mm Red Sea - Madagascar - W India
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderCAENOGASTROPODA (UNASSIGNED)
SuperFamilyCERITHIOIDEA
FamilyCERITHIIDAE
open bookPage/Plate
Thesaurus Conchyliorum, LondonVol. 2/16, p 866, Pl. 179/61-62
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 64/10
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 54
Elenco della Famiglia Cerithiidae Vol 2p 41; Pl. 67/ 6, 8-15; Pl. 68/ 1-5
Synonyms
Cerithium tuberculatum Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de, 1822 : Red Sea
Hist. Nat. Anim. Sans Vert.Vol. 7, p 75
Elenco della Famiglia Cerithiidae Vol 2p 162
Cerithium caeruleum schroeteri (var.) Mörch, O.A.L., 1852 : Red Sea
Elenco della Famiglia Cerithiidae Vol 2p 144
Vertagus schroteri Mörch, O.A.L., 1852 : Red Sea
Cerithium caeruleum minima (var.) Fischer, H. & L. Vignal in Fischer, H., 1901 : Red Sea
J. Conchyl. ParisVol. 49, p 109; Pl. 4/8 4/8
Elenco della Famiglia Cerithiidae Vol 2p 103
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Lowtide Shells
2 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
3 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
4 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
5 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
6 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
7 wrongly att to Cone Shell Collectors Guide
8 BIGAI
9 BIGAI
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