An Illustrated and Cross-Referenced Glossary of
Malacological and Conchological Terms

by Paul S. Mikkelsen

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SCIENTIFIC NAME   The Latin BINOMIAL name applied to SPECIES, comprised of the GENUS and SPECIES name legally proposed according to the rules of the ICZN. See also: COMMON NAME.

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