WoRMS taxon details

Conus litoglyphus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792

215430  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215430)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Description Thick shell, up to 5 cm, with low spire and 5 rows of small granules at anterior end of whorl. Colour red with a mottled...  
Description Thick shell, up to 5 cm, with low spire and 5 rows of small granules at anterior end of whorl. Colour red with a mottled white band around the shoulders and across the body whorl. Aperture white. Habitat: loewr eulittoral, often under boulders. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmonf, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Conus litoglyphus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215430 on 2018-11-18
Date
action
by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
1998-05-26 07:50:32Z
changed
2009-11-02 12:29:43Z
changed
2011-09-03 06:08:04Z
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original description  (ofConus carpenteri Crosse, 1865) Crosse H. (1865). Description de cônes nouveaux provenant de la collection Cuming. <em>Journal de Conchyliologie.</em> 13: 299-315, pls 10-11., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/52229#page/303/mode/1up
page(s): 302, pl. 9 fig. 1 [details]   

original description  (ofConus lacinulatus Kiener, 1850) Kiener, L.C. (1844-1850). Spécies général et iconographie des coquilles vivantes. Vol. 2. Famille des Enroulées. Genre Cone (<i>Conus</i>, Lam.), pp. 1-379, pl. 1-111 [pp. 1-48 (1846); 49-160 (1847); 161-192 (1848); 193-240 (1849); 241-[379](assumed to be 1850); plates 4,6 (1844); 2-3, 5, 7-32, 34-36, 38, 40-50 (1845); 33, 37, 39, 51-52, 54-56, 57-68, 74-77 (1846); 1, 69-73, 78-103 (1847); 104-106 (1848); 107 (1849); 108-111 (1850)]. Paris, Rousseau & J.B. Baillière., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88016
page(s): 312, pl. 108 fig. 2 [details]   

basis of record Drivas, J.; Jay, M. (1987). Coquillages de La Réunion et de l'Île Maurice. Collection Les Beautés de la Nature. Delachaux et Niestlé: Neuchâtel. ISBN 2-603-00654-1. 159 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Thick shell, up to 5 cm, with low spire and 5 rows of small granules at anterior end of whorl. Colour red with a mottled white band around the shoulders and across the body whorl. Aperture white. Habitat: loewr eulittoral, often under boulders. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmonf, 1997). [details]
 

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English lithograph cone  [details]