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Muricopsis (Muricopsis) caribbaea

(Bartsch, P. & H.A. Rehder, 1939) Shell size 8 - 20 mm W Florida, USA - Mexico - Venezuela
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyMURICOIDEA
FamilyMURICIDAE MURICOPSINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Smithsonian Misc. Coll.Vol. 98/3535, p 7; Pl. 1/1
Colombian Seashells from the Caribbean Seap 106; 267/557
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 265/15
American ConchologistVol. 21/4, p 14
Synonyms
Muricopsis muricoides Adams, C.B., 1845 : Caribbean
Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist.Vol. 2, p 3
Malacolog
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 266/12
Sea Shells of the West Indiesp 140
Murex Shells of the Worldp 168-169; Pl. 2/3
Catalog of the . . . Fasciolariidaep 145
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Femorale
2 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
3 aurantius shells
4 Ken Piech
5 Femorale
6 aurantius shells
7 Ohio State University
8 Femorale
9 Femorale
10 George Sangiouloglou
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