Conus zeylanicus   Gmelin,  1791 (Sea snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Neogastropoda
Family:Conidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Conus ceylonicus Reeve, 1849
Conus ceylonicus G. B. Sowerby II, 1857
Conus obesus Hwass in Bruguiere, 1792
Conus undulatus [Lightfoot], 1786
(Senior synonym)
Cucullus meningeus Roding, 1798
Cucullus theobroma Roding, 1798

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Cuddalore (Lat: 11.7) (Long: 79.8) INDIA (Record: 05/04/2004) (Depth: 22 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Franklin, JB; Fernando, SA; Chalke, BA; Krishnan, KS (2007) Radular morphology of Conus (Gastropoda: Caenogastropoda: Conidae) from India Molluscan Research Magnolia Press 27(3) 111–122 Available at - http://www.mapress.com/mr/content/v27/2007f/n3p122.pdf
  • Paganelli, G Coneshell.net Available at - http://www.coneshell.net/index.html

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