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Lic. Andrés R. Bonard
abonard@patagonianshells.com.ar
bonard27@hotmail.com
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DEAR MALACOLOGIST:

                                                                                                              APRIL 18, 2017

I am happy to update the Patagonian Shells website with exciting new shells:

 
The focus of this list lies in the SOUTHERN HEMIPHERE PACIFIC OCEAN: New Zealand, Chile and Australia.

Some remarkable groups are:

  • FISSURELLIDAE/LOTIIDAE
  • MURICIDAE
  • TURBINIDAE
  • VOLUTIDAE (Alcithoe arabica)
  • FRESHWATER BIVALVES: HYRIIDAE, UNIONIDAE & CORBICULIDAE
  • MARINE BIVALVES; CHITONS, SEA URCHINS & BRACHIOPODS

Best regards,

ANDRES R. BONARD

 

Family:TELLINIDAE
Species:Strigilla elegans M. Huber, Langleit & Kreipl, 2015
Location:Argentina

Family:STROMBIDAE
Species:Lambis violacea (Swainson 1821)
Location:Mauritius

Family:VOLUTIDAE
Species:Alcithoe arabica (Gmelin 1791)
Location:New Zealand

Family:MURICIDAE
Species:Chorus giganteus (Lesson 1829)
Location:Chile

Family:FISSURELLIDAE
Species:Fissurella maxima Sowerby 1835
Location:Chile

Family:ACANTHOCHITONIDAE
Species:Notoplax rubiginosa (Hutton, 1872)
Location:New Zealand

Family:BRACHIOPODA
Species:BRACHIOPODA ARTICULATA no identified
Location:New Zealand

Family:HALIOTIDAE
Species:Haliotis iris Gmelin, 1791
Location:New Zealand

Family:CALLIOSTOMATIDAE
Species:Maurea tigris (Gmelin, 1791)
Location:New Zealand

Family:BUCCINIDAE
Species:Penion sulcatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Location:New Zealand