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Abbott, R. T., 1974. (2 ed.). American seashells. New York, Cincinnati, Toronto, London, Melbourne (van Nostrand Reinhold Co.): 1-663, 6405 figs.

Bathmann, U. V., Noji, T. T. and Bodunhen, B. von, 1991. Sedimentation of pteropods in the Norwegian Sea in autumn. Deep-Sea Res. 38(10): 1341-1360.

Berdar, A., Giacobbe, S. and Leonardi, M., 1982. Prima segnalazione per il Mediterraneo di Corolla spectabilis Dall, 1871 (Thecosomata). Boll. malac. Un. Ital. 18(10): 35-40.

Bruland, K. W. and Silver, M. W., 1981. Sinking rates of fecal pellets from gelatinous zooplankton (salps, pteropods, doliolids). Mar. Biol. Berl. 63(3): 295-300.

Dall, W. H., 1871. Descriptions of sixty new forms of mollusks from the west coast of North America and the north Pacific Ocean, with notes on others already described. Amer. J. Conch. 7(2): 93-160, pls 13-16.

Gilmer, R. W., 1972. Free floating mucus webs: a novel feeding adaptation for the open ocean. Science, N. Y. 176: 1239-1240.

Gilmer, R. W., 1973. Schnecken fangen Nahrung im Netz. Umschau 73(3): 84, 2 figs.

Gilmer, R. W., 1974. Some aspects of feeding in thecosomatous pteropod mollusks. Journal exp. mar. Biol. Ecol. 15: 127-144.

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Heath, H. and Spaulding, M. H., 1901. Cymbuliopsis vitrea, a new species of pteropod. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 53: 509-521, 1 fig.

Heath, H. and Spaulding, M. H., 1904. The anatomy of a pteropod, Corolla (Cymbuliopsis) spectabilis Dall. Zool. Jahrb. Anat. Ontog. 20: 67-80, pl. 5.

McGowan, J. A., 1967. Distributional atlas of pelagic molluscs in the California Current region. CALCOFI Atlas 6: 1-218.

McGowan, J. A., 1968. The Thecosomata and Gymnosomata of California. Veliger 3 (suppl.): 103-130, pls 12-20.

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Pelseneer, P., 1888a. Report on the Pteropoda collected by H. M. S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, 2. The Thecosomata Reports on the scientific. Results of the voyage of H. M. S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876 (zool.) 23(1): 1-132, 2 figs, 2 pls.

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