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Iconography of French Atlantic Coast Seashells

From the book Seashells of Cordouan, published in 2009.


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1: Acanthochitona fascicularis

2: Acanthochitona crinita

3: Callochiton septemvalvis

4: Leptochiton asellus

5: Lepidochitona cinerea


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1: Diodora graeca

2: Patella vulgata

3: Patella intermedia

4: Acmaea virginea


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1: Ansates pellucida

2: Berthella plumula

3: Calyptraea chinensis

4: Aplysia fasciata

5: Lamellaria latens

6: Aplysia punctata

7: Crepidula fornicata


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1: Calliostoma zizyphinum

2: Jujubinus montagui

3: Jujubinus striatus

4: Jujubinus exasperatus


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1: Gibbula umbilicalis

2: Gibbula pennanti

3: Gibbula cineraria

4: Gibbula magus


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1: Euspira catena

2: Euspira pulchella

3: Lacuna parva

4: Janthina janthina

5: Littorina obtusata


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1: Osilinus lineatus

2: Littorina littorea

3: Littorina nigrolineata

4: Littorina saxatilis

5: Melarhaphe neritoides


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1: Nucella lapillus

2: Ocinebrellus inornatus

3: Ocenebra erinacea

4: Ocinebrina edwardsii

5: Buccinum undatum


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1: Nassarius incrassatus

2: Nassarius pygmaeus

3: Nassarius reticulatus

4: Raphitoma leufroyi

5: Raphitoma linearis

6: Raphitoma purpurea


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1: Bela powisiana

2: Bela nebula

3: Mangelia attenuata

4: Trophonopsis muricatus

5: Rissoina bruguierei


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1: Cingula trifas ciata

2: Rissoa lilacina

3: Tricolia pullus

4: Hydrobia ulvae

5: Obtusella intersecta

6: Crisilla semistriata

7: Barleeia unifasciata


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1: Rissoa membranacea

2: Chrysallida excavata

3: Odostomella doliolum

4: Alvania cancellata

5: Alvania lactea

6: Manzonia crassa

7: Rissoa variabilis

8: Rissoa parva


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1: Ceratia proxima

2: Hyala vitrea

3: Onoba aculeus

4: Onoba semicostata

5: Truncatella subcylindrica


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1: Epitonium clathrus

2: Cerithiopsis tubercularis

3: Bittium reticulatum

4: Eulima glabra

5: Monophorus erythrosoma

6: Marshallora adversa


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1: Philine aperta

2: Cylichna cylindracea

3: Haminoea navicula

4: Retusa obtusa

5: Scaphander lignarius

6: Retusa truncatula


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1: Acteon tornatilis

2: Trivia monacha

3: Trivia arctica

4: Skenea serpuloides

5: Skeneopsis planorbis

6: Cyclope neritea

7: Spirula spirula

8: Aporrhais pespelecani

9: Circulus striatus


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1: Clio pyramidata

2: Cavolinia inflexa

3: Antalis novemcostata

4: Antalis vulgaris

5: Sepia officinalis

6: Sepia orbignyana

7: Loligo vulgaris


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1: Palliolum incomparabile

2: Aequipecten opercularis

3: Chlamys varia

4: Palliolum tigerinum


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1: Arcopagia crassa

2: Scrobicularia plana

3: Loripes lacteus

4: Macoma balthica

5: Tellina tenuis

6: Pseudopythina macandrewi


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1: Abra alba

2: Donax trunculus

3: Donax vittatus

4: Capsella variegata

5: Tellina donacina


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1: Chamelea gallina

2: Chamelea striatula

3: Clausinella fasciata

4: Mactra stultorum

5: Nucula nitidosa


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1: Venus casina

2: Venus verrucosa

3: Dosinia exoleta

4: Cerastoderma edule

5: Kellia suborbicularis

6: Lasaea adansoni


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1: Callista chione

2: Tapes rhomboides

3: Venerupis senegalensis

4: Ruditapes decussatus

5: Ruditapes philippinarum


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1: Hiatella rugosa

2: Arca tetragona

3: Striarca lactea

4: Petricola lithophaga

5: Irus irus


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1: Musculus discors

2: Musculus costulatus

3: Mytilus edulis

4: Modiolus barbatus


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1: Barnea candida

2: Limaria hians

3: Ensis siliqua

4: Ensis ensis

5: Ensis minor

6: Pholas dactylus

7: Petricola pholadiformis


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1: Corbula gibba

2: Pandora inaequivalvis

3: Vasconiella jeffreysiana


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1: Anomia ephippium

2: Ostrea edulis

3: Crassostrea gigas