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Epitonium (Epitonium) albidum

(Orbigny, A.V.M.D. d', 1842) Bladed/Eared Wentletrap Shell size 10 - 30 mm N Carolina, USA - Panama - Argentina
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA ORTHOGASTROPODA
OrderHYPSOGASTROPODA PTENOGLOSSA GROUP
SuperFamilyEPITONIOIDEA
FamilyEPITONIIDAE
open bookPage/Plate
Colombian Seashells from the Caribbean Seap 87; 247/376
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 174/5
Sea Shells of the West Indiesp 93
Joyas de Cuba - Moluscos Marinosp 101; 201
Audubon - Field Guide to North American ShellsPl. 211; 452
Synonyms
Scalaria aurita Sowerby, G.B. I, 1844 : Japan; Indo-W Pacific
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 174/11
Schelpen Encyclopedie (in Dutch)p 124
The Shell Handbookp 114
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 276; Pl. 44/14
Epitonium (Mazescala) fragilis Sowerby, G.B. I, 1844
Epitonium (Epitonium) principalis Sowerby, G.B. I, 1844
Scalaria ligata Adams, C.B., 1850 : Jamaica
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Scalaria ducalis Mörch, O.A.L., 1875
Scala gradatella Mörch, O.A.L., 1875 : St Thomas, Virgin Islands
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Scala quindecimcostatum Mörch, O.A.L., 1875 : Virgin Islands
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Scala undecimcostatum Mörch, O.A.L., 1875 : N Caribbean
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Scalaria simillima Tapparone-Canefri, C.E., 1876
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 @ Igor V. Ilyukhin
2 Conquiliologistas do Brasil
3 Bill Frank
4 Femorale
5 Natural History Museum, Rotterdam
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