Taxon profile


Conus pulcher Lighfoot, 1786

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Neogastropoda »  family Conidae »  genus Conus - Cones »  subgenus Kalloconus

Scientific synonyms

Conus pulcher pulcher Lighfoot, 1786
Kalloconus pulcher (Lightfoot, 1786)
Conus archithalassius Link, 1807
Conus breviculus G. B. Sowerby II, 1833
Conus fluctifer Dillwyn, 1817
Conus grandis G. B. Sowerby I, 1823
Cucullus indiae Röding, 1798
Conus leoninus Gmelin, 1791 nec Lightfoot, 1786
Conus nicolii Wilson, 1831
Conus papilionaceus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792

Type taxon of:Kalloconus Motta, 1991 (Conus pulcher Lighfoot, 1786)
Least Concern LC


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Included taxa

Number of records: 1

subspecies Conus pulcher siamensis C.H. Hwass in J.G. Bruguière, 1792

Conus pulcher siamensis

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Kalloconus pulcher Lightfoot, 1786]
Data retrieved on: 2 February 2014
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Conus pulcher LIGHTFOOT, 1786]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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