Bienvenue - Welcome to the Superfamily Mitroidea

By: Emmanuel Guillot de Suduiraut

Carl von Linné (1707-1778)

Carl von Linné
1707 - 1778

Jean-Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet chevalier de Lamarck (1744 - 1829)

Jean-Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet chevalier de Lamarck
1744 - 1829
 

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Lovell Augustus Reeve
1814-1865

William Swainson
1789 - 1855
 



Johann Friedrich Gmelin
1748 - 1804

William John Broderip
1789 - 1859

 

G.B. Sowerby II
1812 - 1884

 



G.B. Sowerby III
1843 - 1921

 



R. P. Xavier Montrouzier
1821-1897

Johannes Thiele
1860 - 1935)



Philippe Dautzenberg
1849-1935

Hans Turner
1928 - 2009




Emmanuel Guillot de Suduiraut
1938 - 2010

 

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This site features more than 600 shell specimens of Mitridae and Costellariidae in various forms and colors. Most are collected from the Philippine Archipelago and some from around the world. There are several holotypes, paratypes and many new species on hand for specialists for future description.

Click on the links below to see thumbnails of shell specimen
in each genus and subgenus

Family Mitridae  Swainson, 1831
 

Subfamily Mitrinae  Swainson, 1831

 

      Genus Mitra  Lamarck, 1798

      Subgenus Nebularia  Swainson, 1840

      Subgenus Dibaphus  Philippi, 1847

      Subgenus Strigatella  Swainson, 1840

      Subgenus Ziba  H. & A. Adams, 1853

 

Subfamily Imbricariinae  Trochel, 1867

 

      Genus Cancilla  Swainson, 1840

      Genus Subcancilla  Olsson & Harbison, 1953

      Genus Domiporta  Cernohorsky, 1970

      Genus Neocancilla  Cernohorsky, 1966

      Genus Scabricola  Swainson, 1840

      Genus Imbricaria  Shumacker, 1817

      Subgenus Swainsonia  H. & A. Adams, 1853

 

Subfamily Cylindromitrinae  Cosman, 1819

 

      Genus Pterygia  Röding, 1798

 

Family Costellariidae  MacDonald, 1860
 

Subfamily Vexillinae  Thiele, 1929

 

      Genus Vexillum  Röding, 1798

      Genus Thala  H. & H. Adams, 1853
      Genus Thaluta  G. Rosenberg & P. Callomon, 2003
      Genus Visaya  Poppe, Guillot de Suduiraut & Tagaro, 2006

      Genus Zierliana  Gray, 1847

      Subgenus Costellaria  Swainson, 1840

      Subgenus Pusia  Swainson, 1840  

      Subgenus Tosapusia Azuma, 1965

 

 


 

  

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First published on the internet 14 May 2001
Last updated Friday, December 30, 2011 07:40:44 AM