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TypeEtymology
LanguageEnglish
ISO 639-3eng
NoteThe 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.
SourceRolán E. (2003). A new species of the genus Cima (Gastropoda, Cimidae) from Senegal. Novapex 4(1): 21-23. (look up in IMIS)
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2013-10-25 06:09:31Z  created  Verbeke, Anneke