Definition of Columbella. Meaning of Columbella. Synonyms of Columbella

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Definition of Columbella

Columbella
Columbella Col`um*bel"la, n. [NL., dim. of L. columba a dove. So called from a fancied resemblance in color and form, of some species.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of univalve shells, abundant in tropical seas. Some species, as Columbella mercatoria, were formerly used as shell money.

Meaning of Columbella from wikipedia

- genus Columbella include: Columbella adansoni Menke, 1853 Columbella aphthaegera R.P. Lesson, 1842 Columbella aureomexicana (Howard, 1963) Columbella castanea...
- Columbella erythraeensis is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Columbellidae, the dove snails. This is a nomen dubium, a...
- Columbella nomanensis is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Columbellidae, the dove snails. This is a nomen dubium, a name...
- 1826 Columbella guilfordia Risso, 1826 Columbella modesta Kiener, 1841 Columbella procera Locard, 1886 Columbella punctulata Risso, 1826 Columbella rustica...
- Columbella mercatoria is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Columbellidae, the dove snails. The length of the s**** attains...
- Columbella costa is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusc in the family Columbellidae, the dove snails. Simone (2007). Strombus 14 (1–2) :...
- Tinagma columbella is a moth in the family Douglasiidae. It is found in Ukraine. Fauna Europaea v t e...
- Columbella adansoni is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Columbellidae, the dove snails. E' presente in areale relittuale...
- Columbella strombiformis, common name stromboid dove s****, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Columbellidae, the dove...
- Columbella marrae is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Columbellidae, the dove snails. Garcia E. (1999). Apex 14 (3–4) :...
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