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

Perotrochus quoyanus quoyanus

(Fischer, P. & A.C. Bernardi, 1856) Quoy's/Jewel Slit Shell Shell size 45 - 66 mm Yucatán, Mexico - Venezuela; Cuba - Virgin Islands - Trinidad & Tobago
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA VETIGASTROPODA
OrderPLEUROTOMARIIDA
SuperFamilyPLEUROTOMARIOIDEA
FamilyPLEUROTOMARIIDAE
open bookPage/Plate
Colombian Seashells from the Caribbean Seap 51; 211/49
Compendium of Seashellsp 18/4.1
Sea Shells of the West Indiesp 198
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 16
Joyas de Cuba - Moluscos Marinosp 23; 191
Vita MarinaVol. 43/3, p 21
VisayaVol. 1/4, p 8; 12-13
VisayaSuppl. 1, p 7
Synonyms
Perotrochus gemma Bayer, F.M., 1966 : Barbados, Lesser Antilles
Bull. Mar. Sci.Vol. 15, p 759-763, figs 13c, 14-16, 22d
Compendium of Seashellsp 18/4.2
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 16
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia
2 Visaya
3 Gisela Shells
4 Visaya
5 Guido Poppe
6 Guido Poppe
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