In building this site the following sources have been employed.

Verification of nomenclature is carried out via the WORMS database.

The following texts are also useful for identifications

AuthorPublication PublisherDate
Ponder, Winston F.A revision of the Recent Xenophoridae of the world and of the Australian fossil species (Mollusca, Gastropoda). Australian Museum Memoir 17: 1–126, with appendix by W. F. Ponder and J. Cooper. [31 December 1983].Australian Museum, Sydney.1983
Wilson, BarryAustralian Marine Shells. Volumes 1 & 2Odyssey Publishing, Western Australia. 1994
Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T.Bivalves of Australia. Vol 1.Crawford House Press, Bathurst.1992
Beechey, D.The Seashells of New South Wales April 2017 [release 22]
Ponder, W. F., Hallan, A., Shea, M. & Clark, S. A. Australian Freshwater Molluscs.
Lamprell,K & Healy, J.Bivalves of Australia. Vol 2Backhuys Publishers, Leiden1998
Bea, A.G & Cernohorsky, W. OTaxonomy of gastropods of the families Ranellidae (= Cymatiidae) and Bursidae. Part 1. Adoption of Ranellidae, and review of Linatella Gray, 1857New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 13:2, 241-266,
Bea, A.G & Knudsen, J (1987)Taxonomy of gastropods of the families Ranellidae (= Cymatiidae) and Bursidae. Part 3. A Review of the Trifidribbed species of Cymatium (Turritriton)Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 17:1, 73-91, DOI: 10.1080/03036758.1987.10421709
N. Puillandre, T. F. Duda, C. Meyer, B. M. Olivera, P. Bouchet;One, four or 100 genera? A new classification of the cone snailsJ Molluscan Stud 2015; 81 (1): 1-23. doi: 10.1093/mollus/eyu0552015
Beu, A.G.Australian gastropods of the family Bursidae. Part 1. e families of Tonnacea, the genera of Bursidae, and revision of species previously assigned to Tutufa Jousseaume, 1881.Records of the Australian Museum 33(5): 248–324, September 1980
Rosewater, J.Indo Pacific Mollusca. Vol 2 No 11 LittorinidaeDelaware Museum of Natural History30/11/1970
Rehder, H. A.Indo Pacific Mollusca. Vol 3 No 16 HarpidaeDelaware Museum of Natural History27/11/1973
Stanisic, J., Potter, D., & Griffiths, O.Australian Land Snails: Volume 1. A field guide to eastern Australian speciesBioculture Press, Mauritius.15 August 2010