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Fissurella (Fissurella) maxima

(Sowerby, G.B. I, 1835) Giant/Maximum Keyhole Limpet Shell size 60 - 138 mm Ecuador - Tierra del Fuego
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA VETIGASTROPODA
OrderLEPETELLIDA
SuperFamilyFISSURELLOIDEA
FamilyFISSURELLIDAE FISSURELLINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Proc. Zool. Soc. LondonVol. 21/7-9, p 123
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 15/9
Schelpen Encyclopedie (in Dutch)p 37
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 33/5
Compendium of Seashellsp 28/3.2
M.B. Pocket Guide to Shells of the Worldp 25
Moluscos Magallanicosp 48/23
The Shell Handbookp 50
Systematic List of Peruvian Marine Molluscs (in Spanish)p 7, 12
Dominion Museum, New ZealandVol. 7/17, p 188; 230/1-3
NHMLA Contr. ScienceNo. 354, p 25/figs 51-52, 54-55;
Synonyms
Fissurella concinna Philippi, R.A., 1845 : Peru & Chile
Archiv für NaturgeschichteVol. 11/1, p 143
Systematic List of Peruvian Marine Molluscs (in Spanish)p 6
Dominion Museum, New ZealandVol. 7/17, p 183
Fissurella solida Philippi, R.A., 1845 (indeterminate)
Archiv für NaturgeschichteVol. 11/1, p 142
Dominion Museum, New ZealandVol. 7/17, p 193
Fissurella hondurasensis Reeve, L.A., 1849 : Honduras
Conchologica Iconia, LondonPl. 7/48
Colombian Seashells from the Caribbean Seap 49/38
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Shelline Group
2 Guido Poppe
3 Lowtide Shells
4 Veronica Ramirez
5 Aegean Shells
6 Femorale
7 Tom Ashton
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