Taxon profile


Oak Cone
Conus quercinus Lightfoot, 1786

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

Scientific synonyms

Calamiconus jeffreyi Petuch & Sargent, 2011
Calamiconus quercinus (Lightfoot, 1786)
Cleobula albonerosa Garrard, 1966
Conus akabensis G. B. Sowerby III, 1887
Conus albonerosus T. A. Garrard, 1966
Conus cingulum Gmelin, 1791
Conus egregius G. B. Sowerby III, 1914
Conus fulvostriatus Fenaux, 1942
Conus hepaticus Kiener, 1847
Conus jeffreyi (Petuch & Sargent, 2011)

Other names

= Yellow Cone

Least Concern


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Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Calamiconus quercinus Lightfoot, 1786]
Data retrieved on: 2 February 2014
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [192812]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Conus quercinus S Lightfoot, 1786]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Conus quercinus Lightfoot, 1786]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013
SP López, J. (2001): Conotoxinas [], Spira, 1(1): 7-11 [as Conus quercinus Lightfoot, 1786]

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