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Xenophora (Xenophora) crispa

(K÷nig, C.D.E., 1825) Mediterranean Carrier Shell Shell size 30 - 63 mm Mediterranean - W Africa
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyXENOPHOROIDEA
FamilyXENOPHORIDAE
open bookPage/Plate
Icones fossilium sectilesPl. 5/58
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 168/1
Schelpen Encyclopedie (in Dutch)p 81
The Shell Handbookp 84
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 60
M.B. Pocket Guide to Shells of the Worldp 47
Spotters Guide to Shellsp 8
Compendium of Seashellsp 74/1.1
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 57/3
West African Seashellsp 102
European Seashells Volume 1p 249/15-17
Atlas Malacol˛gic del Delta de l'Ebrep 62/Pl. 140
Recent Xenophoridaep 38, 93
Synonyms
Xenophora (Xenophora) mediterranea Tiberi, N.D.N., 1859 : Spain; W Africa
J. Conchyl. ParisVol. 11, p 157; Pl. 6/1
Xenophora commutata Fischer, P., 1873
J. Conchyl. ParisVol. 27, p 211
Xenophora trinacria Fischer, P., 1879
J. Conchyl. ParisVol. 27, p 211
Xenophora cavelieri Rochebrune, A.-T. de, 1883
Bull. Soc. Philom. Paris7th Ser., p 178
Xenophora crispa depressior Sacco, F., 1896
I Moll. Terz. Piem. LiguriaVol. 20, p 22; Pl. 2/25
Xenophora crispa elatior Sacco, F., 1896
I Moll. Terz. Piem. LiguriaVol. 20, p 22; Pl. 2/23
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 APSN
2 Alboran Shells
3 Malakos
4 Olivier Caro
5 Lowtide Shells
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