Taxon profile


West Indian Fighting Conch
Strombus pugilis Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Littorinimorpha »  family Strombidae - stromboid conchs »  genus Strombus

Other names

= Fighting Conch


Taxon in country check-lists*

North America: Aruba, Nicaragua, Australia and Oceania: Palau

* List of countries might not be complete


Included taxa

Number of records: 1

subspecies Strombus pugilis nicaraguensis W.H. Fluck, 1915

Strombus pugilis nicaraguensis - 000000000011000

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Strombus pugilis Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
EN Wieneke U., Stoutjesdijk H.: Stromboidea Wiki [] [as Strombus pugilis Linnaeus, 1758]
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Strombus pugilis (LINNÉ, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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