A New Species of Siphocypraea (Gastropoda: Cypraeidae) from Northern South America with Notes on the Genus in the Caribbean
A new cowrie from the southern Caribbean, Siphocypraea donmoorei new species, is described. The anatomies and ecologies of the new species and the closely related Siphocypraea mus (Linnaeus, 1758) are outlined, and the evolution and distribution of the genus Siphocypraea in the Caribbean is discussed.
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Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 1979-04-01
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