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Release 35.10 went live 13/10/2014.

Mauritia eglantina

(Duclos, P.L. in Guérin-Méneville, 1833) Dog-Rose/Eglantine Cowry Shell size 26 - 95 mm C Pacific; Philippines - Indonesia
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA ORTHOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE CYPRAEINAE MAURITIINI
open bookPage/Plate
Magasin de ZoologieClasse 5, Pl. 28
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 83/1-2
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 104
Compendium of Seashellsp 97/1.1
M.B. Pocket Guide to Shells of the Worldp 60
Shell Encyclopediap 86
The Shell Handbookp 93
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 63/4
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 185; 352 ill.; Pl. 31/7
Guide to Australian Shellsp 15/2
Guide to Shells of Papua New Guineap 11/2
Shells of the Philippinesp 89/1
Philippine Marine MolluscsVol. 1, p 103; Pl. 103/1-6
Shells of New Guinea & Central Pacificp 25/4-6
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 251/1, 2, 5-7
Cowriesp 250
Indian Shells, The Book ofp 21/5
Seashells of South East Asiap 45
Shells of Vietnamp 74; Pl. 19/18, 20
Indonesian Shells Ip 65/3
Synonyms
Cypraea nigricans Montrouzier, R.P. in Crosse, H., 1875 : New Caledonia
J. Conchyl. ParisVol. 23, p 220-223; Pl. 8, 9/5,3
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 57
Shells of Vietnamp 74
Cypraea niger Roberts, S.R., 1885
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 57
Shells of Vietnamp 74
Cypraea luctuosa Dautzenberg, Ph., 1902
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 57
Shells of Vietnamp 74
Cypraea perconfusa Iredale, T., 1935
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 57
Shells of Vietnamp 74
Mauritia momokiti Steadman, W.R. & B.C. Cotton, 1943
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 57
Shells of Vietnamp 74
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris
2 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris
3 Taurus
4 Taurus
5 George Sangiouloglou
6 Guido Poppe
7 Guido Poppe
8 Guido Poppe
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