Three new distribution records of Conidae (Gastropoda: Neogastropoda: Conoidea) from the Andaman Islands, India

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Jayaseelan Benjamin Franklin
Deepak Arun Apte

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This study documents new distribution records of three species of the family Conidae in the Andaman Islands: Conus augur [Lightfoot], 1786, C. sponsalis Hwass in Bruguière, 1792, and C. varius Linnaeus, 1758.  The latter two records are first reports for India. 


 

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Franklin, J.B. and Apte, D.A. 2021. Three new distribution records of Conidae (Gastropoda: Neogastropoda: Conoidea) from the Andaman Islands, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 13, 5 (Apr. 2021), 18378–18384. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.6891.13.5.18378-18384.
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Jayaseelan Benjamin Franklin, Bombay Natural History Society

b.franklin@bnhs.org, benkutti@gmail.com

Deepak Arun Apte, Bombay Natural History Society, Hornbill House, Dr. Salim Ali Chowk, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001, India.

Director of BNHS

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