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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.

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.

Frontier, S., 1973c. Zooplancton de la région de Nosy-Bé, 7. Ptéropodes, hétéropodes, 2. Especes néritiques. externes et océaniques tolérantes. Cah. ORSTOM, sér. océanogr. 11(3): 291-302.

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Janssen, A. W., 1975. Systematische lijst van Nederlandse recente en fossiele mollusken. Meded. Werkgr. Tret. Kwartaire Geol. 12 (4): 115-170.

Johnson, C. W., 1934. List of marine Mollusca of the Atlantic coast from Labrador to Texas. Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 40(1): 1-204.

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.

Metz, J. A. J., 1964. Enige opmerkingen over de in Nederland gevonden pteropoden en heteropoden. Het Zeepaard 24(3): 35-45, 14 figs, 1 map.

Newman, L. J., 1990. Holoplanktonic molluscs (Gastropoda; Thecosomata, Gymnosomata, and Heteropoda) from the waters of Australia and Papua New Guinea: their taxonomy, distribution and biology. PhD Thesis Univ. Qld. Australia. 208 pp.

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

Richter, G., 1977. Jäger, Fallensteller und Sammler. Zur Ernährung planktonischer Schnecken. Natur und Museum 107: 221-234.

Richter, G., 1987. Zur Kenntnis der Gattung Atlanta, 3. Atlanta inflata, A. helicinoides, A. echinogyra und A. plana (Prosobranchia: Heteropoda). Arch. Moll. 117(4-6): 177-201, 1 tab., 7 pls.

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

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.

Souleyet, [F. L. A.], 1852a. In: Eydoux, [F.] and Souleyet, [F. L. A.]. Voyage autour du monde exécuté pendant les années 1836 et 1837 sur la corvette 'La Bonite', commandée par M. Vaillant, capitaine de vaisseau, publié par ordre du Gouvernement sous les auspices du département de la marine. Zoologie, 2. Paris (A. Bertrand): 1-664. Atlas (undated): 8 pp., mammifäres pls 1-12, oiseaux pls 1-10, reptiles pls 1-10, poissons pls 1-10, crustacés pls 1-5, insectes pls 1-2, mollusques pls 1-15, 15bis, 16-23, 23bis, 24, 24bis, 24 A-E, 25-45, zoophytes pls 1-2, vers pl. 1.

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., 1973b. Heteropoda. In: H. Barnes. Oceanogr. London (G. Allen and Unwin Ltd.). Mar. Biol. Ann. Rev. 11: 237-261, 11 figs.

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.

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Atlanta helicinoides helicinoides