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

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(Gaskoin, J.S., 1849) Humpbacked/Black Cowry Shell size 56 - 116 mm South Australia - W Victoria
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE ZOILINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Proc. Zool. Soc. LondonVol. 1848, p 90-91
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 334-335
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 2 Shells and Animals, Pl. 106/1-3, 5-6, 10
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 87/4
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 122
The Shell Handbookp 90
Compendium of Seashellsp 94/4.2
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 72/1
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 195; Pl. 26/17-18
Guide to Australian Shellsp 21/1
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 237/3-5, 9-11, 15-17, 20-22
Cowriesp 210
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Algoa Bay Specimen Shells
2 Algoa Bay Specimen Shells
3 Aegean Shells
4 Aegean Shells
5 Atoll Shells
6 Aegean Shells
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