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Rolaniconus nimbosus nimbosus

(Hwass, C.H. in Bruguière, J.G., 1792) Stormy Cone Shell size 33 - 65 mm Indo-W Pacific
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyCONOIDEA
FamilyCONIDAE CONINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Cat. Portland Mus.p 134/2974
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 420/7
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 284
Compendium of Seashellsp 261/3.4
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 142/3
Guide to Shells of Papua New Guineap 61/17
Shells of New Guinea & Central Pacificp 79/13
Conidae; Volume 1:Indo-Pacific Regionp 361/4-8
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 196
Synonyms
Conus nimbosus "S" [Lightfoot, J.], 1786 (nomen nudum)
Encyclopédie MéthodiqueVol. 1, p 732/125
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 196
Conus tenellus Holten, H.S., 1802
Enum. Sys. Conch.p 39/489
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 273
Conus tenellus "Chemnitz, J.H." Dillwyn, L.W., 1817 : Moluccas; Papua
Desc. Cat. Recent Shells, LondonVol. 1, p 417/127
Shells of New Guinea & Central Pacificp 83/3
Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidaep 274
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Eddie Hardy
2 Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Geneva
3 Conus Biodiversity website
4 Cone Collector's Guide
5 Cone Collector's Guide
6 Cone Collector's Guide
7 Coneshell.Net
8 Eddie Hardy
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