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Version 44.00 went live 9th November, 2018. Cypraeidae now in line with Felix Lorenz's "COWRIES A Guide to the Gastropod Family Cypraeidae" 2017

Vexillum (Costellaria) deshayesii

(Reeve, L.A., 1844) Shell size 10 - 30 mm Indian Ocean
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyTURBINELLOIDEA
FamilyCOSTELLARIIDAE
open bookPage/Plate
Conchologica Iconia, LondonVol. 2, Pl. 22/170
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 312/3-4
Shells of the World - Volume 2 (in Japanese)p 73/8
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 129/7
Australian Marine Shells Part 2p 163; Pl. 36/15
Guide to Australian Shellsp 53/16
Guide to Shells of Papua New Guineap 44/16
Shells of New Guinea & Central Pacificp 51/27
Mitridae Costellariidaep 22; C-7/2.2
Mitre Shells from the Pacific and Indian OceansPl. 54/10, 13
Marine Molluscs of Mauritiusp 64/Pl. XIII
The VeligerVol. 6/3, p 142
Gloria MarisVol. 31, p 7-11; Pl. 2/17-3/35; Pl. A/middle row; Pl. B/6-7, middle row
VisayaVol. 2/4, p 23-24; Pl. 6-7
Synonyms
Mitra rigida Swainson, W.A., 1840
A Treatise on Malacology
Mitridae Costellariidaep 22
Gloria MarisVol. 31, p 7
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Mitra elegantula Dunker, R.W., 1871
Mitridae Costellariidaep 22
Mitra articulata "Philippi, R.A." Jickeli, C.F., 1874
Gloria MarisVol. 31, p 7
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Turricula dunkeri "Schmeltz" Jickeli, C.F., 1874 (nomen nudum)
Mitridae Costellariidaep 22
Gloria MarisVol. 31, p 7
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Mitra festiva Garrett, A., 1880
Mitridae Costellariidaep 22
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
Mitra formosa Garrett, A., 1880
Mitridae Costellariidaep 22
Acad. Nat. Sci. Phil.
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Eurasia Shells - Mitroidea
2 Visaya
3 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris
4 Firama
5 Lowtide Shells
6 Mollusc Net Auctions
7 Mollusc Net Auctions
8 Guido Poppe
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