A Af Am Ao At B Be Bl Br C Ce Ci Co Cr Cu D De Di Do E Em Et F Fi Fo Fu G Gl Gr H Hi I In Io J K Kl L Le Lo M Mai Mari Mc Mi Mo Mu N Ni O Om P Pe Ph Pl Pr Pu Q R Re Ri Ro Ru S Sc Se Si Sp St Su T Te Th Tr Tu U V Ve Vi W X-zzz
return button left button right button guidelines button
Version 44.01 went live 5th December, 2018. Cypraeidae now fully in line with Felix Lorenz's "COWRIES ..." 2017

Conasprella (Ximeniconus) tornatus

("Broderip, W.J." Sowerby, G.B. I in Sowerby, G.B. II, 1833) Grooved Cone Shell size 15 - 40 mm Sea of Cortèz, W Mexico - N Peru
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyCONOIDEA
FamilyCONIDAE CONILITHINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Conch. Illustr. (London)(Conus), Pl. 29/25
A Conchological IconographyThe Cones of the Eastern Pacific, p 21-22; Text Fig 5; Pl. 226-227
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 433/10
Sea Shells of Tropical West Americap 483/928
Compendium of Seashellsp 272/2.4
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 146/6
Systematic List of Peruvian Marine Molluscs (in Spanish)p 75
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 280
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Cone Collector's Guide
2 Natural History Museum Collection, UK
3 Paul Kersten
4 A Conchological Iconography
5 A Conchological Iconography
6 Femorale
7 Coneshells - Knights of the Sea
Conus_tornatus_1.jpg
Conus_tornatus_lectotype.jpg
Conus_tornatus_6.jpg
Conus_tornatus.jpg
Conus_tornatus_5.jpg
Conus_tornatus_3.jpg
Conus_tornatus_4.jpg