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Tectonatica tecta

(Anton, H.E., 1838) Occluded Moon Snail Shell size 15 - 30 mm Namibia - East London, Rep. South Africa; Indo-W Pacific
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyNATICOIDEA
FamilyNATICIDAE NATICINAE
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Compendium of Seashellsp 108/4.2
Sea Shells on the South African Shoresp 174
Synonyms
Natica imperforata Gray, J.E., 1839
Natica genuana Reeve, L.A., 1855
Tsitsikama ShorePl. 5a
Natica alfredensis Bartsch, P., 1915 : Port Alfred, RSA
Bull. U.S. Nat. Mus.Vol. 91, p 138; Pl. 13/4,7,10
Natica stimpsoni Bartsch, P., 1915
Natica aureozona Tomlin, J.R. le B., 1921 : SE Africa
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
2 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
3 Mollusc Net Auctions
4 Mollusc Net Auctions
5 wrongly att to Cone Shell Collectors Guide
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