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The specific name is composed of the word "apex, -icis" and the adjective "bellus" (good, nice, excellent), meaning so "of nice apex", alluding to the aspect of the protoconch.
Rolán E. (2003). A new species of the genus
(Gastropoda, Cimidae) from Senegal.
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