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Bonnevie, K., 1920. Heteropoda. Rep. Sci. Res. 'Michael Sars' North Atlantic Deep-Sea Expedition, 1910, 3(2) (zool.): 3-16.

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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Okutani, T., 1957a. Holoplanktonic Gastropoda in the 'Kuroshio' area, south of Hinshu, May 1955. Rec. oceanogr. Wks. Japan, (NS) Spec. No.: 134-142, 3 figs.

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

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Sanchez Nava, S. A., 1984. Sistemática, distribución y abundancia de los moluscos pelágicos (Gastropoda: heteropoda y Pteropoda) en el Diomo de Costa Rica. (Ph. D Thesis Univ. Nacional Autonomia de Mexico): 1-180 (mimiogr).

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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.

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

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