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Release 35.06 went live 15/07/2014. Driving in France, Holland, Spain & Portugal for a month, then cruising so no more big updates until late September

Tectus (Tectus) niloticus

(Linnaeus, C., 1767) Commercial Trochus/Top Shell Shell size 50 - 165 mm Indo-Pacific
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA ORTHOGASTROPODA
OrderVETIGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyTROCHOIDEA
FamilyTURBINIDAE TEGULINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 36/1
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 30
Compendium of Seashellsp 45/1.1
Eyewitness handbooks - Shellsp 38
Shells of the World - Volume 2 (in Japanese)p 13/1
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 40/3
The Shell Handbookp 53
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 90; Pl. 7/16
Guide to Australian Shellsp 3/1
Molluscs of Okinawap 33
Guide to Shells of Papua New Guineap 2/1
Shells of the Philippinesp 31/8
Philippine Marine MolluscsVol. 1, p 100; Pl. 49/1-3
Shells of New Guinea & Central Pacificp 3/1
Seashells of South East Asiap 20
Shells of Vietnamp 29; P/2/5
Indonesian Shells Ip 35/11
VisayaVol. 1/1, p 16/1
VisayaSuppl. 2, p 80; Pl. 33/4-8
Synonyms
Trochus flammeus Röding, P.F., 1798
Shells of Vietnamp 29
Trochus zebra Perry, G., 1811
ArcanaPl. 62
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Med Shells
2 Kwansei Shell Database
3 Eddie Hardy
4 Olivier Caro
5 Med Shells
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