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

Timbellus phyllopterus

(Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de, 1822) Leafy Winged Murex Shell size 50 - 100 mm Lesser Antilles; Mid-Atlantic Ridge
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyMURICOIDEA
FamilyMURICIDAE MURICINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Hist. Nat. Anim. Sans Vert.Vol. 7, p 164
Fossil and Recent Muricidae of the WorldPart MURICINAE, p 468; Pl. 112
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 258/8
Shells - Treasures of the Seap 202
Schelpen Encyclopedie (in Dutch)p 136
The Shell Handbookp 122
Compendium of Seashellsp 140/1.3
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 11/5; 92/3
Murex Shells of the Worldp 100-101; Pl. 7/8
American ConchologistVol. 20/3, p 15
NemouriaVol. 22, p 9/11; 12-14
Synonyms
Murex rubridentatus Reeve, L.A., 1846 : Martinique
Conchologica Iconia, LondonVol. 3, Murex, sp. 186
Fossil and Recent Muricidae of the WorldPart MURICINAE, p 468; Pl. 112/2
NemouriaVol. 22, p 12
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 S & A Nappo Collection
2 Shelline Group
3 Aegean Shells
4 @ Sharpe Shells
5 Shells Passion
6 Aegean Shells
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