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

Nassarius (Nassarius) elatus

(Gould, A.A., 1845) Shell size 10 - 20 mm S Africa - Portugal
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyBUCCINOIDEA
FamilyNASSARIIDAE NASSARIINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 233/2
West African Seashellsp 168
European Seashells Volume 1p 281/24
Synonyms
Nassa gallandiana Fischer, P., 1862 : Portugal
J. Conchyl. ParisVol. 10, p 37-38
Columbella buchholzi Martens, E.C. von, 1881
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Foto Conchiglie Mediterraneo
2 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris
3 Lowtide Shells
4 Jose Maria Hernandez Otero
5 Femorale
6 Guido Poppe
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