Conus retifer Menke

Ravinesh, Raveendhiran, Kumar, Appukuttannair Biju & Kohn, Alan J., 2018, Conidae (Mollusca, Gastropoda) of Lakshadweep, India, Zootaxa 4441 (3), pp. 467-494: 487

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4441.3.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:EA806CA1-9019-49B4-9931-DF86F0707314

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DCD230-FFD6-875E-FF3E-FAA482DA7BBE

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Plazi

scientific name

Conus retifer Menke
status

 

Conus retifer Menke 

( Fig. 8A–C View Figure )

Locality: Minicoy

Habitat: (Empty shell found on sandy shore)

Specimens examined: 1

Length: 42 mm

Remarks: This is the first report of Conus retifer  from India, but the only specimen collected was an empty shell. Röckel et al. (1995) also reported empty shells from Maldives.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Gastropoda

Order

Neogastropoda

Family

Conidae

Genus

Conus