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Conus spurius Gmelin, 1791

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

Scientific synonyms

Conus paulina Kiener, 1845
Conus proteus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Conus spurius arubaensis Nowell-Usticke, 1968
Conus spurius atlanticus Clench, 1942
Conus weinkauffii Löbbecke, 1882
Cucullus ferugineus Röding, 1798
Cucullus flammeus Röding, 1798
Cucullus gualterianus Röding, 1798
Cucullus leoninus Röding, 1798
Cucullus syriacus Röding, 1798

Type taxon of:Spuriconus Petuch, 2003 (Conus spurius Gmelin, 1791)
Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Conus spurius lorenzianus Dillwyn, 1817
subspecies Conus spurius spurius Gmelin, 1791

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Lindaconus spurius Gmelin, 1791]
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 spurius GMELIN, 1791]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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