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Version 44.00 went live 9th November, 2018. Cypraeidae now in line with Felix Lorenz's "COWRIES A Guide to the Gastropod Family Cypraeidae" 2017

Zafrona pulchella

(Blainville, H.M.D. de, 1829) Beautiful Dove Shell Shell size 6 - 12 mm Florida Keys, USA - Venezuela; Greater Antilles
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyBUCCINOIDEA
FamilyCOLUMBELLIDAE COLUMBELLINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Colombian Seashells from the Caribbean Seap 99; 258/491
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 206/18
Moluscos . . . De Margarita, Venezuelap 83
Sea Shells of the West Indiesp 147
Synonyms
Columbella subcostulata Adams, C.B., 1845 : Jamaica; Virgin Islands
Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist.Vol. 2, p 1-17
Sea Shells of the West Indiesp 202
Buccinum oryza Dunker, R.W., 1847 : Bahamas - Mexico - Venezuela
Annotated list of Columbellid types in MfN, Berlinp 296; 292/43
Anachis multicostata Nowell-Usticke, G.W., 1969 : Virgin Islands
Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist.Vol. 262, p 17
Anachis subcostulata subcincta (var.) Nowell-Usticke, G.W., 1969 : Caribbean
Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist.Vol. 262, p 18
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Guido Poppe
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