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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.

Bandel, K. and Dullo, C., 1987. Jurassic heteropods and their modern counterparts (planktonic Gastropoda, Mollusca). Neues Jb Geol. Paleon. Abh. 174(1): 1-22, 34 figs.

Dales, R. P., 1957. Heteropoda. Fiches., cons. intern. Expl. Mer, Zooplankton Sheet 66: 1-4, 12 figs.

Frontier, S., 1963a. Héteropods et ptéropodes récoltes dans le plankton de Nosy-Bé. Cah. ORSTOM 6(2): 213-227.

Frontier, S., 1966b. Notes morphologiques sur les Atlanta récoltées dans le plancton de Nosy-Bé (Madagascar). Cah. ORSTOM, Océanogr. 4(2): 131-135, 36 figs.

Frontier, S., 1973b. Zooplancton de la région de Nosy-Bé, 6. Ptéropodes hétéropodes, premier partie: especes holonéritiques et néritiquesinternes. Cah. ORSTOM, Océanogr. 11(3): 273-289, 17 figs.

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Grecchi, G., 1984. Molluschi planctonici e bentonici in sedimenti sapropelitici del Quaternario della dorsalee Mediterranea. Boll. Malacologico 20(1-4): 1-34, 3 pls.

Magaldi, N. H., 1977a. Moluscos holoplanctonicos del Atlantico suboccidental. III. Heteropods y pteropods de aguas superficiales Brasilenas y Uruguayas. Com. Soc. Malac. Urug. 4 (33): 295-325.

Magaldi, N. H., 1981. Moluscos holoplanktonicos del Atlantico sudoccidental, 4. Thecosomados y gimnosomados de la campana del 'Hero' entre Puerto Despeado y Buenos Aires. Com. Soc. Malacol. Uruguay 5(4): 381-388.

Martoja, M. and Thiriot-Quievreux, C., 1972. Particularités histologiques des glandes salivaires et de la glande digestive des Atlantidae (Prosobranches, Atlantacea, hétéropodes). C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris 275 (D): 1247-1249, 2 pls.

Martoja, M. and Thiriot-Quievreux, C., 1975a. Convergence morphologique entre l'appareil copulateur des Heteropoda et des Littorinidae (Gastropoda, Prosobranchia). Neth. J. Zool. 25(2): 242-246, figs A-F.

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Richter, G., 1961. Dia radula der Atlantiden (Heteropoda, Prosobranchia) und ihre Bedeuting fur die Systematiek der Familie. Zeitsch. Morph. Okol. Tiere 50: 163-238 (PhD thesis).

Richter, G., 1963. Untersuchungen zur Morphogenese der Gastropoden Radula. Veröffentl. Inst. Meeresforsch. Bremerhafen, Sonderband Dritten Meeresbiol. Symp.: 142-152, 5 figs.

Richter, G., 1968. Heteropoden und Heteropodenlarven im Oberflächenplankton des Golfes von Neapel. Pubbl. Staz. zool. Napoli 36(3): 347-400, 42 figs.

Richter, G., 1973b. Zur Stammesgeschichte pelagischer Gastropoden. Natur und Museum 103(8): 265-275, 4 tabs, 9 figs.

Richter, G., 1974. Die Heteropoden der 'Meteor' Expedition in den Indischen Ozean 1964/65. 'Meteor' Forschungserg. (D)17: 55-78, 8 figs, 3 pls.

Seapy, R. R., 1986. The heteropod fauna of oceanic waters off Hawaii. West. Soc. Malac. 19: 9-13.

Seapy, R.R., 1990. The pelagic family Atlantidae (Gastropoda: Heteropoda) from Hawaiian waters: a faunistic survey Malacologia 32 (1): 107-130.

Seapy, R. R., 1990d. Sampling requirements for epipelagic heteropod molluscs. Amer. Malac. Bull. 8(1): 45-52.

Seapy, R. R., 1990e. The pelagic family Atlantidae (Gastropoda: Heteropoda) from Hawaiian waters: A faunistic survey. Malacologia 32(1): 107-103.

Seapy, R. R., 1996. Atlantid heteropods as living substrata for eggs of Halobates sericeus (Heteroptera: Gerridea). Pac. Sc. 50 (1): 84-92.

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Starobogatov, J. I., 1971. Ordo Thecosomata; ordo Gymnosomata; ordo Heteropoda. In: Polevoy Zool. Inst. Akad. Moscou. opredeliteli planktona (without page or figure numbers, not bound, mimiographed). [in Russsian]

Tanaka, T., 1971. Pteropoda and Heteropoda (Gastropoda, Mollusca) collected in the western Pacific Ocean in the northern summer 1968. Kaiyo Rep. 3: 27-38.

Tesch, J. J., 1906a. Heteropoda der Siboga expeditie. Siboga Rep. 51: 1-112, 14 pls.

Tesch, J. J., 1909. Systematic monograph of the Atlantidae (Heteropoda) with enumeration of the species in the Leyden musem. Not. Leyden Mus. 30: 1-30, 5 pls.

Tesch, J. J., 1949. Heteropoda. Dana Rep. 34: 1-55, 5 pls.

Thiriot-Quievreux, C. and Martoja, M., 1974. Appareil génital femelle des Atlantidae (Mollusca Heteropoda). Vie et Milieu 24(3)(A): 389-412, 3 figs.

Thiriot-Quievreux, C., 1967b. Description de quelques véligèrs planctoniques de gastéropodes. Vie et Milieu 18(2A): 303-315, 4 figs.

Thiriot-Quievreux, C., 1971a. Sur la présence de composés glucidiques dans le ganglion viscéral de quelques antlantidés (gastéropode, prosobranche). C. R. Séanc. Acad. Sci. Paris 272(D): 1420-1422, 1 pl.

Thiriot-Quievreux, C., 1972. Microstructures de coquilles larvaires de prosobranches au microscope électronique á balayage. Arch. Zool. exp. gen. 113(4): 553-564, 7 pls.

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Tokioka, T., 1955b. Shells of Atlantidae (Heteropoda) collected by the Sìyì-Maru in the southern waters of Japan. Publ. Seto mar. biol. Lab. 4(2-3): 237-250, 10 figs, pls 17-18.

Tokioka, T., 1961. The structure of the operculum of the species of Atlantidae (Gastropoda: Heteropoda) as a taxonomic criterion, with records of some pelagic mollusks in the North Pacific. Publ. Seto mar. biol. Lab. 9(2): 267-332 (art. 15, pp. 1-86).

Spoel, S. van der and Troost, D. G., 1972. Atlanta tokiokai, a new heteropod (Gastropoda). Basteria 36 (1): 1-6.

Spoel, S. van der, 1970b. The pelagic Mollusca from the 'Atlantide' and 'Galathea' expeditions collected in the East Atlantic. Atlantide Reports 11: 99-139, 24 figs.

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Spoel, S. van der, 1976c. Pseudothecosomata, Gymnosomata and Heteropoda. Bohn, Scheltema & Holkema, Utrecht. 484 pp. 246 figs.

Vatova, A., 1974. Sui molluschi di alcuni saggi di fondo prelevati alle soglie del Mar Jonio. Conchiglie 10(5-6): 93-112, 3 pls.

Vayssiére, A., 1904. Mollusques hétéropodes provenant des campagnes des yachts Hirondelle et Princesse Alice. Résultats des campagnes scientifiques accomplies sur son yacht par Albert Ier Prince souverain de Monaco 26: 3-65, 6 pls.

Weikert, H., 1972. Verteilung und Tagesperiodik des Evertebratenneuston im subtropischen Nordostatlantik während der Atlantischen Kuppenfahrten- 1967 von F. S. 'Meteor'. Meteor Forschungsergeb. (D)11: 29-87.

Yamaji, I., 1991. Illustrations of the marine plankton of Japan. 3°Ed. Hoikusha Publ. Co. Ltd, Osaka.: 1-538.

Yaron, I., 1977. A preliminary list of the shell-bearing pelagic gastropods of the Gulf of Eilat. Levantina Malac. Newsl. 8: 75-77.

Zhang, F., 1964. The pelagic molluscs off the China coast, 1. A systematic study of Pteropoda (Opisthobranchia), Heteropoda (Prosobranchia) and Janthinidae (Ptenoglossa, Prosobranchia). Stud. Mar. Sinica 5: 125-226.

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