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Family: Volutidae volutes (See list of species below)

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100 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Adelomelon ancilla
[ancilla volute]
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Adelomelon beckii
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Adelomelon riosi
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Alcithoe aillaudorum
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Alcithoe larochei
[volute]
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Ampulla priamus
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Arctomelon stearnsii
[Alaska volute]
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Argentovoluta bottai
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Calliotectum barneli
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Calliotectum johnsoni
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Calliotectum smithi
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Cymbiola aulica
[princely volute]
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Cymbiola cathcartiae
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Cymbiola deshayesi
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Cymbiola imperialis
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Cymbiola malayensis
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Cymbiola nivosa
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Cymbiola nobilis
[noble volute]
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Cymbiola palawanica
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Cymbiola rossiniana
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Cymbiola rutila
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Cymbiola vespertilio
[bat volute]


Cymbium cymbium
[pig's snout volute]
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Cymbium glans
[elephant's snoout volute]


Cymbium marmoratum
[mamorate volute]


Cymbium olla
[Algarve volute]
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Cymbium pepo
[Neptune's volute]


Enaeta cylleniformis
[sand lyria]
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Enaeta guildingii
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Enaeta reevei
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Fulgoraria hamillei
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Harpovoluta charcoti
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Livonia mervcooperi
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Lyria beauii
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Lyria boholensis
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Lyria cordis
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Lyria deliciosa
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Lyria grandidieri
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Lyria guionneti
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Lyria insignata
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Lyria kuniene
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Lyria leonardi
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Lyria mikoi
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Lyria nucleus
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Lyria planicostata
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Lyria poppei
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Lyria russjenseni
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Lyria suduirauti
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Melo amphora
[diadem volute]
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Melo broderipii
[crowned baler]


Melo melo
[Indian volute]
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Melo nauticum
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Melo umbilicatus
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Minicymbiola corderoi
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Miomelon eltanini
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Miomelon scoresbyanum
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Miomelon turnerae
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Nanomelon viperinum
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Nanomelon vossi
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Odontocymbiola americana
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Odontocymbiola canigiai
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Odontocymbiola cleryana
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Odontocymbiola macaensis
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Odontocymbiola magellanica
[Magellanic volute]
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Odontocymbiola pescalia
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Odontocymbiola saotomensis
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Odontocymbiola simulatrix
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Odontocymbiola subnodosa
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Pachycymbiola brasiliana
[Brazilian volute]
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Pachycymbiola ferussacii
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Plicoliva zelindae
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Provocator alabastrina
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Provocator corderoi
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Provocator mirabilis
[golden volute]
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Provocator palliatus
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Provocator pulcher
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Scaphella aguayoi
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Scaphella contoyensis
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Scaphella dohrni
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Scaphella dubia
[dubious volute]
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Scaphella evelina
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Scaphella garciai
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Scaphella gaudiati
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Scaphella gouldiana
[banded volute]


Scaphella junonia
[junonia]
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Scaphella luizcoutoi
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Scaphella macginnorum
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Scaphella neptunia
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Scaphella robusta
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Scaphella torrei
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Teramachia mirabilis
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Tractolira germonae
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Tractolira tenebrosa
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Voluta ebraea
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Voluta morrisoni
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Voluta musica
[music volute]
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Voluta polypleura
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Voluta virescens
[green music volute]
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Volutifusus piraticus
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Zidona dufresnei
[angulate volute]
100 Species of Family Volutidae
(volutes)
Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Adelomelon ancilla ancilla volute Southeast Pacific and Sou 21 DL
Adelomelon beckii Southeast Pacific and Sou 49.2 DL
Adelomelon riosi Western Atlantic. 37.5 DL
Alcithoe aillaudorum Western Central Pacific.
Alcithoe larochei volute Southwest Pacific
Ampulla priamus Mediterranean Sea.
Arctomelon stearnsii Alaska volute Northeast Pacific
Argentovoluta bottai Western Atlantic. 3.93 DL
Calliotectum barneli Western Central Pacific
Calliotectum johnsoni Western Central Pacific
Calliotectum smithi Western Central Pacific
Cymbiola aulica princely volute Western Central Pacific
Cymbiola cathcartiae Western Central Pacific
Cymbiola deshayesi Western Central Pacific.
Cymbiola imperialis Western Central Pacific
Cymbiola malayensis Western Central Pacific
Cymbiola nivosa Eastern Indian Ocean
Cymbiola nobilis noble volute Western Pacific
Cymbiola palawanica Western Central Pacific
Cymbiola rossiniana Western Central Pacific.
Cymbiola rutila Western Central Pacific
Cymbiola vespertilio bat volute Western Central Pacific. 11.5 SHL
Cymbium cymbium pig's snout volute Eastern Central Atlantic
Cymbium glans elephant's snoout volute Eastern Atlantic
Cymbium marmoratum mamorate volute Eastern Central Atlantic
Cymbium olla Algarve volute Eastern Atlantic and the
Cymbium pepo Neptune's volute Atlantic Ocean
Enaeta cylleniformis sand lyria Western Atlantic. 2.2 DL
Enaeta guildingii Western Atlantic. 1.9 DL
Enaeta reevei Western Atlantic
Fulgoraria hamillei Northwest Pacific
Harpovoluta charcoti Antarctic. 7.5 DL
Livonia mervcooperi Eastern Indian Ocean
Lyria beauii Western Atlantic. 7.1 DL
Lyria boholensis Western Central Pacific
Lyria cordis Western Atlantic. 4.3 DL
Lyria deliciosa Western Central Pacific.
Lyria grandidieri Western Central Pacific.
Lyria guionneti Western Central Pacific.
Lyria insignata Southwest Pacific.
Lyria kuniene Western Central Pacific.
Lyria leonardi Western Atlantic. 10 DL
Lyria mikoi Western Central Pacific
Lyria nucleus Southwest Pacific.
Lyria planicostata Western Central Pacific
Lyria poppei Western Central Pacific.
Lyria russjenseni Western Atlantic. 7 DL
Lyria suduirauti Western Central Pacific
Melo amphora diadem volute Indo-West Pacific 50 SHL
Melo broderipii crowned baler Western Central Pacific
Melo melo Indian volute Indo-West Pacific 27.5 SHL
Melo nauticum Western Central Pacific
Melo umbilicatus Western Central Pacific
Minicymbiola corderoi Western Atlantic. 2.8 DL
Miomelon eltanini Southeast Pacific, Southw 3.12 DL
Miomelon scoresbyanum Southeast Pacific and Sou 4.97 DL
Miomelon turnerae Southeast Pacific, Wester 4.95 DL
Nanomelon viperinum Western Atlantic. 4.9 DL
Nanomelon vossi Western Atlantic. 3.5 DL
Odontocymbiola americana Western Atlantic. 7.6 DL
Odontocymbiola canigiai Southeast Pacific and Wes 17.4 DL
Odontocymbiola cleryana Western Atlantic. 6 DL
Odontocymbiola macaensis Western Atlantic. 7.5 DL
Odontocymbiola magellanica Magellanic volute Southeast Pacific and Sou 20 DL
Odontocymbiola pescalia Southeast Pacific and Sou 11 DL
Odontocymbiola saotomensis Western Atlantic. 8 DL
Odontocymbiola simulatrix Western Atlantic. 33 DL
Odontocymbiola subnodosa Southeast Pacific and Wes 16 DL
Pachycymbiola brasiliana Brazilian volute Western Atlantic 20 DL
Pachycymbiola ferussacii Southeast Pacific and Sou 12.5 DL
Plicoliva zelindae Western Atlantic. 3.6 DL
Provocator alabastrina Antarctic Indian Ocean
Provocator corderoi Western Atlantic. 7.9 DL
Provocator mirabilis golden volute Southwest Pacific
Provocator palliatus Western Atlantic. 10.6 DL
Provocator pulcher Antarctic Indian Ocean
Scaphella aguayoi Western Atlantic. 11.3 DL
Scaphella contoyensis Western Atlantic. 17.3 DL
Scaphella dohrni Western Central Atlantic. 13.8 DL
Scaphella dubia dubious volute Western Atlantic. 9.8 DL
Scaphella evelina Western Atlantic 24 DL
Scaphella garciai Western Atlantic. 4.72 DL
Scaphella gaudiati Western Atlantic. 8.9 DL
Scaphella gouldiana banded volute Western Atlantic. 7.4 DL
Scaphella junonia junonia Western Atlantic. 11.4 DL
Scaphella luizcoutoi Western Atlantic. 3.6 DL
Scaphella macginnorum Western Atlantic. 15.8 DL
Scaphella neptunia Western Atlantic. 5.1 DL
Scaphella robusta Western Atlantic. 11.9 DL
Scaphella torrei Western Atlantic. 11.6 DL
Teramachia mirabilis Western Atlantic. 12.5 DL
Tractolira germonae Western Atlantic. 8.1 DL
Tractolira tenebrosa Western Atlantic. 5.1 DL
Voluta ebraea Western Atlantic. 24 DL
Voluta morrisoni Western Central Atlantic 7.3 DL
Voluta musica music volute Western Atlantic 11.1 DL
Voluta polypleura Western Central Atlantic 9.4 DL
Voluta virescens green music volute Western Central Atlantic 11.4 NG
Volutifusus piraticus Western Atlantic. 9.4 DL
Zidona dufresnei angulate volute Southwest Atlantic and So 27 DL



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