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Version 44.01 went live 5th December, 2018. Cypraeidae now fully in line with Felix Lorenz's "COWRIES ..." 2017

Cypraea pantherina albonitens (var.)

Melvill, J.C., 1888 Shell size 50 - 75 mm Dahlak Isl., Red Sea
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE CYPRAEINAE CYPRAEINI
open bookPage/Plate
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 285
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 2 Shells and Animals, Pl. 57/10-11
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 65, 66
Gloria MarisVol. 32, p 42
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Dave Rolfe
2 Algoa Bay Specimen Shells
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