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

Naria acicularis

(Gmelin, J.F., 1791) Bristly/Atlantic Yellow Cowry Shell size 9 - 33 mm N Carolina, USA - Colombia - Brazil
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE EROSARIINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Systema Naturaeed. XIII, Leipzig, 1 pt 6, p 3421
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 245
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 2 Shells and Animals, Pl. 23/1-9, 26-27
Colombian Seashells from the Caribbean Seap 65; 225/177
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 101/6-7
Moluscos . . . De Margarita, Venezuelap 57
The Shell Handbookp 89
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 98
Compendium of Seashellsp 85/4.2
Sea Shells of the West Indiesp 106
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 70/8C
Audubon - Field Guide to North American ShellsPl. 323; 480
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 395/17-27
Cowriesp 271
BasteriaSuppl. 3, p 39-43
Synonyms
Naria acicularis algoensis (var.) Unknown Author : Brazil (nomen dubium)
Cypraea lunata Fischer von Waldheim, G., 1807
Erosaria nitidiuscula Coen, G.S., 1949
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Eddie Hardy
2 Femorale
3 Pasquale Fazzini
4 Natural History Museum, Rotterdam
5 Eddie Hardy
6 Femorale
7 Lowtide Shells
8 Worldwide Specimen Shells
9 Conquiliologistas do Brasil
10 Conquiliologistas do Brasil
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