Date: Mon, 28 Feb 2011 11:52:45 -0500
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From: "Harry G. Lee" <hglee2@MINDSPRING.COM>
Subject: Re: Smooth Scotch Bonnet
Page one <http://www.jaxshells.org/022311.htm>,
to which you can also link at the bottom of p. 2)
is intended to answer your questions.
Range: NC to Uruguay for Semicassis granulata.
The form cicatricosa has been reported from FL to Ceará, (NE) Brasil.
About one in a dozen of our Jax shells has a
varix in addition to the labral one, but I don't recall seeing a corded shell.
At 11:07 AM 2/28/2011, you wrote:
>Didn't get Page 1 in the link. What's the range
>on these guys? We get the corded and double
>varix ones here along with standard S.
>granulatum. Actually, what are the distinguishing characteristics?
>On Feb 28, 2011, at 8:56 AM, Harry G. Lee wrote:
>>Dear Listers interested in western Atlantic gastropods,
>>Bill Frank and I have put the finishing touches
>>on an analysis of Semicassis granulata form
>>cicatricosa at < http://www.jaxshells.org/022311a.htm>.