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Version 44.01 went live 5th December, 2018. Cypraeidae now fully in line with Felix Lorenz's "COWRIES ..." 2017

Purpuradusta minoridens minoridens

(Melvill, J.C., 1901) Small-toothed Cowry Shell size 6 - 13 mm SW Pacific - Japan - Samoa
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE ERRONEINAE ERRONEINI
open bookPage/Plate
J. Conch. LondonVol. 10, p 117-119
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 589
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 2 Shells and Animals, Pl. 307/1-9, 12, 21-22
Indonesian Shells Ip 57/13
Philippine Marine MollusksVol. 1, p 103; Pl. 132/6-8
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 94/5
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 96
Compendium of Seashellsp 92/2.3
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 189; Pl. 33/6
Guide to Australian Shellsp 18/17
Shells of Taiwan Illustrated in Colourp 291/12, 16
Guide to Shells of Papua New Guineap 15/18
Shells of New Guinea & Central Pacificp 31/17-18
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 339/1-3, 7-9, 13-15
Cowriesp 65
Sea Shells on the South African Shoresp 252
Acta ConchyliorumVol. 16, p 86, Pl. 1/6-10
Synonyms
Purpuradusta suvaensis Steadman, W.R. & B.C. Cotton, 1943 : Fiji
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 148
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Acta Conchyliorum
2 Felix Lorenz
3 Pasquale Fazzini
4 Eddie Hardy
5 Atoll Shells
6 Mike's Seashell Collection
7 Acta Conchyliorum
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