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Version 44.00 went live 9th November, 2018. Cypraeidae now in line with Felix Lorenz's "COWRIES A Guide to the Gastropod Family Cypraeidae" 2017

Prionovolva brevis

(Sowerby, G.B. I, 1828) Fruit Egg Shell Shell size 6 - 25 mm Japan - New South Wales, Australia
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyOVULIDAE EOCYPRAEINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Zoological Journal, LondonVol. 4, p 152
Philippine Marine MollusksVol. 1, p 104; Pl. 156/4-5
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 109/2
The Living Ovulidaep 39; Pl. 12
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 206 + ill.; Pl. 24/20
Vita MarinaVol. 44/3, p 8
Seashells of New South Wales
Synonyms
Ovulum nubeculatum Sowerby, G.B. II in Adams, A. & L.A. Reeve, 1848 : Philippines - New Guinea (subadult)
Zool. Voy. "HMS Samarang"Mollusca
The Living Ovulidaep 39
Shells of New Guinea & Central Pacificp 31/25
Ovula pudica Adams, A., 1854 : Japan; Indo-W Pacific
Proc. Zool. Soc. LondonVol. 22, p 130-138
The Living Ovulidaep 39
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 206 + ill.; Pl. 24/19
Guide to Australian Shellsp 22/8
Cowries and their relatives of Southern Africap 101
Ovula bullata Gould, A.A., 1861
The Living Ovulidaep 39
Ovulum fruticum Reeve, L.A., 1865 : Taiwan; W Pacific; Somalia
Conchologica Iconia, London
Indonesian Shells Ip 67/4
Compendium of Seashellsp 99/2.4
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 74/11
The Living Ovulidaep 39
The Book of Indian Shellsp 21/34
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Seashells of New South Wales
2 T. Iino
3 Mike's Seashell Collection
4 T. Iino
5 Atoll Shells
6 Natural History Museum, Rotterdam
7 Eurasia Shells
8 Mollusc Net Auctions
9 BIGAI
10 T. Iino
11 T. Iino
12 BIGAI
13 Mollusc Net Auctions
14 Pole Pole Dive 24
15 Denis Riek
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