I would like to personally thank the following members of the CONCH-L List for their invaluable input of information and help in compiling this paper:
Paul Monfils, USA Thanks for your input as well as the wonderful shell photographs you donated to this article...
Lynn Scheu, USA, for her most generous gift of time and skill in proofreading.
Ross Mayhew, Canada, was a great help in the development of this paper. His ideas, support, and encouragement were most useful!
Dan & Hiromi Yoshimoto, USA: some splendid input, including a whole raft of spelling mistakes!!
Bruce Livett, Australia (Cone toxins Researcher)
Barbara Haviland, USA (she and her husband Frank are experts in the Scallop family (Pectinidae))
Amy Edwards, USA
Kate Clark, Ecuador
Moshe Erlendor, Israel / Iceland
Vicky Wall, USA
Cadee M.C., Netherlands
Lucia Gutierrez, Hawaii, USA
Patrick Draeger, USA
Emilio Lopez Hernandez, Venezuela
Michael Reagin, USA