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Engina pyrostoma (G. B. Sowerby I, 1832)

490966  (

Not documented
Type locality contained in Philippines  
type locality contained in Philippines [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Engina pyrostoma (G. B. Sowerby I, 1832). Accessed at: on 2020-08-08
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original description  (of Ricinula crocostoma Reeve, 1846) Reeve L.A. (1846). Monograph of the genus <i>Ricinula</i>. In: Conchologia Iconica, vol. 3, pl. 1-6 and unpaginated text. L. Reeve & Co., London. [stated dates: pl. 1-3, August 1846, pl. 5, September 1846; pl. 4, 6, October 1846]. , available online at
page(s): pl. 5, species no. 40 [details]   

original description  (of Columbella pyrostoma G. B. Sowerby I, 1832) Sowerby, G. B., I. (1832). Descriptions of new species of shells collected by Mr. Cuming on the western coast of South America and among the islands of the South Pacific Ocean. <em>Proceedings of the Committee of Science and Correspondence of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 2: 113–120. [14 August 1832]., available online at
page(s): 116 [details]   

basis of record Fraussen, K. (2010). Buccinidae checklist. Pers. Com.  [details]   

additional source Keen, A. M. (1971). Sea Shells of Tropical West America. Marine mollusks from Baja California to Peru. ed. 2. Stanford University Press. xv, 1064 pp., 22 pls.
page(s): p. 565. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

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