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Burgess, C.M. (1970). The Living Cowries. AS Barnes and Co, Ltd. Cranbury, New Jersey.
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Burgess, C.M.
1970
The Living Cowries
AS Barnes and Co, Ltd. Cranbury, New Jersey
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Biogeography and taxonomic revision of Cypraea. Previous authors had split the genus Cypraea, the single genus in the family, into several subfamilies and genera. This work places all species again in the single genus.
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea alga Perry, 1811 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeporicypraea alga (Perry, 1811) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea arabica Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia arabica (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea argus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArestorides argus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea asellus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta asellus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea beckii Gaskoin, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria beckii (Gaskoin, 1836) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea bistrinotata Schilder & Schilder, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPustularia bistrinotata Schilder & Schilder, 1937 (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea broderipii Gray in G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyncina broderipii (Gray in G. B. Sowerby I, 1832) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea camelopardalis Perry, 1811 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyncina camelopardalis (Perry, 1811) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea caputserpentis Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria caputserpentis (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea carneola Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyncina carneola (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea caurica Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErronea caurica (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea cernica G. B. Sowerby II, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria cernica (G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea childreni Gray, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIpsa childreni (J.E. Gray, 1825) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea cicercula Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPustularia cicercula (Linnaeus, 1758) (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea citrina Gray, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria citrina (Gray, 1825) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea coloba Melvill, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa coloba (Melvill, 1888) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea contaminata Gray, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta contaminata (Gray, 1832) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea cribellum Gaskoin, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrarula cribellum (Gaskoin, 1849) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrarula esontropia cribellum (Gaskoin, 1849) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea cribraria Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrarula cribraria (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea depressa J.E. Gray, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia depressa (J.E. Gray, 1824) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea diluculum Reeve, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta diluculum (Reeve, 1845) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea erosa Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria erosa (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea erythraeensis G. B. Sowerby I, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBistolida erythraeensis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1837) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea esontropia Duclos, 1833 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrarula esontropia (Duclos, 1833) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea exusta G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalparia exusta (G. B. Sowerby I, 1832) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea felina Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicerona felina (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea fimbriata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpuradusta fimbriata (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea gangranosa Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria gangranosa (Dillwyn, 1817) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea gaskoini Reeve, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrarula gaskoini (Reeve, 1846) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea globulus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPustularia globulus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea gracilis Gaskoin, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpuradusta gracilis (Gaskoin, 1849) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea grayana (Schilder, 1930) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia grayana Schilder, 1930 (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea helvola Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria helvola (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea hirundo Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBistolida hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea histrio Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia histrio (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea interrupta J.E. Gray, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlasicrura interrupta (J.E. Gray, 1824) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea isabella Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuria isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea kieneri Hidalgo, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBistolida kieneri (Hidalgo, 1906) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea lamarckii J.E. Gray, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria lamarckii (J.E. Gray, 1825) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea leviathan (Schilder & Schilder, 1937) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyncina leviathan Schilder & Schilder, 1937 (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea limacina Lamarck, 1810 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea limacina (Lamarck, 1810) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea lynx Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyncina lynx (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea macandrewi G. B. Sowerby II, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria macandrewi (G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea maculifera (Schilder, 1932) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia maculifera Schilder, 1932 (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea mappa Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeporicypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea marginalis Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria marginalis (Dillwyn, 1817) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea mariae (Schilder, 1927) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnepona mariae (Schilder, 1927) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea mauritiana Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia mauritiana (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea microdon J.E. Gray, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpuradusta microdon (J.E. Gray, 1828) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea moneta Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria moneta (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea nebrites Melvill, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria nebrites (Melvill, 1888) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea nivosa Broderip, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyncina nivosa (Broderip, 1827) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea nucleus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucleolaria nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea onyx Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErronea onyx (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea owenii J.E. Gray in G. B. Sowerby I, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBistolida owenii (J.E. Gray in G. B. Sowerby I, 1832) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea pantherina Lightfoot, 1786 (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea poraria Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria poraria (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea propinqua Garrett, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyncina carneola propinqua (Garrett, 1879) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea pulchra Gray, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuria pulchra (Gray, 1824) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea scurra Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia scurra (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea stolida Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBistolida stolida (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea talpa Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalparia talpa (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea teres Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalostolida teres (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea thomasi Crosse, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria thomasi (Crosse, 1865) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea tigris Linnaeus, 1758 (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea turdus Lamarck, 1810 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria turdus (Lamarck, 1810) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea ursellus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBistolida ursellus (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea vitellus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyncina vitellus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea walkeri (Gray, 1832) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorContradusta walkeri (G. B. Sowerby I, 1832) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea ziczac Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta ziczac (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraeidae Rafinesque, 1815 (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia arabica (Linnaeus, 1758) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerisserosa brocktoni Iredale, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerisserosa guttata (Gmelin, 1791) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea semiplota (Mighels, 1845) (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea staphylaea (Linnaeus, 1758) (additional source)
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea annulus Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea arabica Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea argus Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea asellus Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea bistrinotata Schilder & Schilder, 1937 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea caputserpentis Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea carneola Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea caurica Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea chinensis Gmelin, 1791 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea clandestina Linnaeus, 1767 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea cribraria Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea diluculum Reeve, 1845 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea erosa Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea felina Gmelin, 1791 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea fimbriata Gmelin, 1791 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea globulus Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea gracilis Gaskoin, 1849 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea helvola Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea hirundo Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea histrio Gmelin, 1791 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea isabella Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea kieneri Hidalgo, 1906 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea lamarckii J.E. Gray, 1825 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea limacina Lamarck, 1810 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea lynx Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea mappa Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea mauritiana Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea moneta Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea nucleus Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea onyx Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea poraria Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea scurra Gmelin, 1791 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea staphylaea Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea stolida Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea talpa Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea teres Gmelin, 1791 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea testudinaria Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea tigris Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea vitellus Linnaeus, 1758 
Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea ziczac Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea annulus Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea argus Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea asellus Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea bistrinotata Schilder & Schilder, 1937 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea caputserpentis Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea carneola Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea caurica Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea cernica G. B. Sowerby II, 1870 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea childreni Gray, 1825 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea clandestina Linnaeus, 1767 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea coloba Melvill, 1888 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea cribraria Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea erosa Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea felina Gmelin, 1791 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea fimbriata Gmelin, 1791 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea globulus Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea gracilis Gaskoin, 1849 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea helvola Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea hirundo Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea histrio Gmelin, 1791 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea isabella Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea kieneri Hidalgo, 1906 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea limacina Lamarck, 1810 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea lynx Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea mappa Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea mauritiana Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea moneta Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea nivosa Broderip, 1827 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea nucleus Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea onyx nymphae Jay, 1850 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea poraria Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea scurra Gmelin, 1791 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea staphylaea Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea stolida Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea talpa Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea teres Gmelin, 1791 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea testudinaria Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea tigris Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea vitellus Linnaeus, 1758 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea ziczac Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea annulus Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea arabica Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea argus Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea asellus Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea caputserpentis Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea carneola Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea caurica Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea clandestina Linnaeus, 1767 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea cribraria Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea depressa J.E. Gray, 1824 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea erosa Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea felina Gmelin, 1791 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea fimbriata Gmelin, 1791 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea helvola Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea limacina Lamarck, 1810 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea lynx Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea mappa Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea mauritiana Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea moneta Linnaeus, 1758 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea onyx Linnaeus, 1758 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArabian cowrie [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea arabica Linnaeus, 1758
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCarnelian cowrie [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea carneola Linnaeus, 1758
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhoney cowrie [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea helvola Linnaeus, 1758
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsabella cowrie [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea isabella Linnaeus, 1758
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormap cowrie [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea mappa Linnaeus, 1758
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius cowrie [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea mauritiana Linnaeus, 1758
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormoney cowrie [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea moneta Linnaeus, 1758
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpanther cowrie for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea pantherina Lightfoot, 1786
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorserpent's head cowrie [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea caputserpentis Linnaeus, 1758
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstrawberry cowrie [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea helvola Linnaeus, 1758
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorthrush cowrie [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea turdus Lamarck, 1810
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiger cowrie for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea tigris Linnaeus, 1758
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A large, heavy, humped shell with a very glossy dome, up to 10 cm. Curved aperture with strong teeth, base flat ... [details]

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An elongate, oval, humped shell, up to 8 cm. Dorsally ornamented with longitudinal broken, irregular, dark brown ... [details]

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Broad shell with knobbly outline and raised dome, up to 4 cm. Colour creamy, yellowish or pale green, occasionally ... [details]

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Description: as C. arabica, but dorsally with many distinct, small, pale circles on reticulated pattern. Regional ... [details]

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Description: as C. carneola, but with dark brown base and rim. Regional names: Port. Cipreia encarnada. (Richmond, ... [details]

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Endemic to Mauritius (Michel 1988) [details]

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Endemic to Mauritius (Michel 1988), not so according to <133>: also found in Reunion. [details]

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Named after CernĂ©, the old name for Mauritius. [details]

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Nearly cylindrical shell, up to 4 cm, with aperture bordered by numerous very fine teeth. Dorsum pale brown with ... [details]

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Rather flattened shell with thickened margins, up to 4 cm. Dorsal surface brown with numerous cream spots. Lower ... [details]

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Solid, broad shells up to 3 cm, with well-developed teeth. Dorsally pale blue-grey, covered with many white and ... [details]

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Solid, ovate shell, up to 5 cm, with a pale, beige dome and 4 or 5 transverse orange brown bands. Base tan with ... [details]

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Thick, humped shell, up to 9 cm, with coarse, blunt teeth. Dorsal colour cream with brown patches (giving a ... [details]

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Thick, solid, inflated shell, up to 9 cm, with strong teeth on outer lip. Dorsum olive to red-brown, covered with ... [details]

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Tropical Indo-Pacific, also in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Description

Tropical Indo-Pacific, also in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Publication date

Year of description given as 1839 in <112>. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Remark

Central Pacific species according to <133>. Possible confusion over nomenclature (Mauritiana (Arabica) arabica ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Spelling

C. caput-serpentis in Kalk (1958). [details]

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C. globusus in Vine 1986  [details]

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Dautzenberg (1929) cites Cypraea histrio Meuschen, 1787 [details]

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Misspelled C. nucleous in Ruwa, 1984? [details]

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Spelled C. broderipi in <110> [details]