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Release 39.03 went live 2nd November, 2016

Calliostoma (Calliostoma) ornatum

(Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de, 1822) Ornate Top Shell Shell size 20 mm False Bay - N Transkei, Rep. South Africa
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA ORTHOGASTROPODA
OrderVETIGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyTROCHOIDEA
FamilyCALLIOSTOMATIDAE CALLIOSTOMATINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 41/1
The Shell Handbookp 55
Sea Shells on the South African Shoresp 45
Synonyms
Calliostoma eucosmia Bartsch, P., 1915 : S - E Africa
Bull. U.S. Nat. Mus.Vol. 91, p 161; Pl. 25/1-3
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 38/10
Calliostoma albolineatum Turton, 1932
Calliostoma ornatum similis (var.) Turton, 1932
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
2 Worldwide Specimen Shells
3 BIGAI
4 BIGAI
5 Algoa Bay Specimen Shells