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Columbellopsis nycteis

(Duclos, P.L. in Chenu, J.C., 1846) Fenestrate Dove Shell Shell size 4 - 8 mm E Florida, USA; Costa Rica - Colombia
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyBUCCINOIDEA
FamilyCOLUMBELLIDAE ATILIINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Colombian Seashells from the Caribbean Seap 98; 256/480
Illustrations ConchyliologiquesColumbella, Pl. 17/5-8
Synonyms
Columbellopsis fusiformis Orbigny, A.V.M.D. d', 1842 : Jamaica; Martinique; Mid-Atlantic Ridge
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Columbella plutonida Duclos, P.L. in Chenu, J.C., 1846
Illustrations ConchyliologiquesPl. 16/1-2
Columbella belizana Duclos, P.L. in Chenu, J.C., 1848
Illustrations ConchyliologiquesColumbella, Pl. 22/9-10
Columbellopsis fenestrata Adams, C.B., 1850 : W Indies
Contributions to ConchologyVol. 4, p 56-68, 109-123
Moluscos . . . De Margarita, Venezuelap 84
Sea Shells of the West Indiesp 202
Columbella sagitta Gaskoin, J.S., 1851
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris
2 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris
3 Femorale
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