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Version 44.00 went live 9th November, 2018. Cypraeidae now in line with Felix Lorenz's "COWRIES A Guide to the Gastropod Family Cypraeidae" 2017

Margarella violacea

(King, P.P. & W.J. Broderip, 1832) Shell size 7 - 13.5 mm Argentina; Falkland Islands; Magellanic Region
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA VETIGASTROPODA
OrderTROCHIDA
SuperFamilyTROCHOIDEA
FamilyCALLIOSTOMATIDAE MARGARELLINAE
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Moluscos Magallanicosp 57/65
Dominion Museum, New ZealandVol. 7/17, p 194
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Synonyms
Margarita persica Gould, A.A., 1852 : Cape Horn, Chile
U.S. Explor. Exped.Vol. 12, p 193
Dominion Museum, New ZealandVol. 7/17, p 194
Photinula almyris Rochebrune, A.-T. de & J. Mabille, 1885
Dominion Museum, New ZealandVol. 7/17, p 194
Photinula halmyris Rochebrune, A.-T. de & J. Mabille, 1891 : Beagle Channel, Tierra del Fuego
Bull. Soc. Philom. ParisVol. 7/9, p 108
Moluscos Magallanicosp 57/65
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris
2 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris
3 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
4 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
5 Guido Poppe
6 Femorale
7 Guido Poppe
8 Femorale
9 Femorale
10 Lowtide Shells
11 The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia
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