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Babylonia areolata areolata

(Link, H.F., 1807) Areola/Spotted Babylon; Ivory/Flower Shell Shell size 35 - 100 mm SE Asia; Philippines; Taiwan; China
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyNEOGASTROPODA (UNASSIGNED)
FamilyBABYLONIIDAE
open bookPage/Plate
Beschr. Nat.-Samml. Univ. RostokVol. 7, p 125
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 291/1
Shells - Treasures of the Seap 179
Schelpen Encyclopedie (in Dutch)p 152
Shells of the World - Volume 2 (in Japanese)p 60/25
The Shell Handbookp 128
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 196
Compendium of Seashellsp 173/3.3
M.B. Pocket Guide to Shells of the Worldp 105
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 101/4
Shells of Taiwan Illustrated in Colourp 323/9, 14
Seashells of South East Asiap 63
Molluscs of the Southern Gulf of Thailandp 426
Shells of Vietnamp 135; Pl. 39/3, 6-7, 9
National Science Museum, TokyoVol. 8/2, p 120; Pl. 1/8
VisayaVol. 1/5, p 64
Zoologische Verhandelingen, LeidenVol. 345, p 153; figs 1, 5-6
Synonyms
Nassa oblonga Chemnitz, J.H., 1780 : Nicobars
Neues Syst. Conch.-Cab.Bd. 4, p 18-20; Pl. 122/1120-1121
Buccinum maculosum Röding, P.F., 1798
Mus. Bolten II
National Science Museum, TokyoVol. 8/2, p 120
Ancilla maculata Perry, G., 1811
Conchology (London)Pl. 31/5
National Science Museum, TokyoVol. 8/2, p 120
Babylonia tessellata Swainson, W.A., 1823 : Indian Ocean
Zoological IllustrationsVol. 3
National Science Museum, TokyoVol. 8/2, p 120
Eburna (Babylonia) areolata areolata austraoceanensis (var.) Lan, T.C., 1997 : Australia (non validum)
Bull. Malac. Rep. ChinaVol. 21, p 25-27; Pl. 1-2
Babylonia lani Lan, T.C. in Gittenberger, E. & J. Goud, 2003 : Australia (nomen novum)
Zoologische Verhandelingen, LeidenVol. 345, p 153-155; figs 2, 7-8
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 291/7-8
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Guido Poppe
2 Zool. Verh. Leiden
3 Guido Poppe
4 Lowtide Shells
5 Femorale
6 Guido Poppe
7 Femorale
8 Taiwan Malacofauna Database
9 Schooner Specimen Shells
10 Taiwan Malacofauna Database
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