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Verdcourt, B. (1954). The cowries of the East African Coast (Kenya, Tanganyika, Zanzibar and Pemba). Journal of the East Africa Natural History Society 22(4) 96: 129-144, 17 pls.
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Verdcourt, B.
1954
The cowries of the East African Coast
Journal of the East Africa Natural History Society
22(4): 129-144
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East Africa
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBernaya fultoni (G. B. Sowerby III, 1903) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrozoila fultoni (G. B. Sowerby III, 1903) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBernaya teulerei (Cazenavette, 1845) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrozoila teulerei (Cazenavette, 1845) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlasicrura hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBistolida hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlasicrura 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 editorBlasicrura stolida (Linnaeus) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBistolida stolida (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistocypraea testudinaria (Linnaeus) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelycypraea testudinaria (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribraria chinensis (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribraria cribraria (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrarula cribraria (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribraria cruenta accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis (Gmelin, 1791) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribraria teres (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalostolida teres (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribraria teres alveolus Tapparone Canefri, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalostolida teres alveolus (Tapparone Canefri, 1882) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria gangranosa (Dillwyn, 1817) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria lamarckii (J.E. Gray, 1825) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria nebrites (Melvill, 1888) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria poraria (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia depressa (J.E. Gray, 1824) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia histrio (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeporicypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia mauritiana (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia scurra (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria annulus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria icterina (Lamarck) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria moneta (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria moneta (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta clandestina (Linnaeus, 1767) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta felina (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicerona felina (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta fimbriata (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpuradusta fimbriata (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta punctata (Linnaeus, 1771) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotadusta punctata (Linnaeus, 1771) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRansoniella punctata (Linnaeus, 1771) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta ziczac (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea limacina (Lamarck, 1810) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucleolaria nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea staphylaea (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalparia argus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArestorides argus (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalparia talpa (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBernaya fultoni (G. B. Sowerby III, 1903)  (inaccurate)
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlasicrura hirundo francisca (Schilder & Schilder, 1933) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlasicrura kieneri kieneri (Hidalgo, 1906) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea carneola sowerbyi Anton, 1838 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea tigris tigris Linnaeus, 1758 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea vitellus dama Perry, 1811 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria caputserpentis caputserpentis (Linnaeus, 1758) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria gangranosa reentsii (Dunker, 1852) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria helvola argella (Melvill, 1888) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria lamarckii lamarckii (Gray, 1825) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria marginalis marginalis (Dillwyn, 1827) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria nebrites (Melvill, 1888) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria turdus turdus (Lamarck, 1810) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErronea caurica (Linnaeus, 1758) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuria isabella isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia arabica immanis Schilder & Schilder, 1939 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia histrio (Gmelin, 1791) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia mauritiana mauritiana (Linnaeus, 1758) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria annulus camelorum (Rochebrune, 1884) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria moneta (Linnaeus, 1758) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis violacea (Rous, 1905) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta asellus asellus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta clandestina passerina (Melvill, 1888) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta diluculum diluculum (Reeve, 1845) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta felina felina (Gmelin, 1791) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea staphylaea laevigata (Dautzenberg, 1932) 
East Africa for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalparia talpa imperialis (Schilder & Schilder, 1938) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlasicrura stolida diauges (Melvill, 1888) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribraria teres alveolus Tapparone Canefri, 1882 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea lynx lynx Linnaeus, 1758 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria erosa erosa (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria poraria (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErronea onyx adusta (Lamarck, 1810) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta fimbriata durbanensis Schilder & Schilder, 1938 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta ziczac misella (Perry, 1811) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea nucleus madagascariensis (Gmelin, 1791) 
Kenya for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalparia argus contrastriata (Perry, 1811) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlasicrura owenii (J.E. Gray in G. B. Sowerby I, 1832) 
Mauritius for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlasicrura owenii (J.E. Gray in G. B. Sowerby I, 1832) 
Red Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea pantherina pantherina Lightfoot, 1786 
Red Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria turdus turdus (Lamarck, 1810) 
Seychelles for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia depressa dispersa Schilder & Schilder, 1939 
Tanzania for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBernaya teulerei (Cazenavette, 1845)  (inaccurate)
Tanzania for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistocypraea testudinaria ingens Schilder 
Tanzania for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea pantherina pantherina Lightfoot, 1786  (doubtful)
Tanzania for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria erosa erosa (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Tanzania for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia depressa dispersa Schilder & Schilder, 1939 
Tanzania for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea nucleus madagascariensis (Gmelin, 1791) 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArabic cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia arabica immanis Schilder & Schilder, 1939
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblack humped cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia mauritiana mauritiana (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrown-spotted cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta punctata (Linnaeus, 1771)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcat cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta felina felina (Gmelin, 1791)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordark zigzag cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta diluculum diluculum (Reeve, 1845)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfalse grooved cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea limacina interstincta (Wood, 1828)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfalse margined cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria nebrites (Melvill, 1888)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfalse swallow cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlasicrura kieneri kieneri (Hidalgo, 1906)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfalse three-banded cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta clandestina passerina (Melvill, 1888)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflattened harlequin cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia depressa dispersa Schilder & Schilder, 1939
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgangrene cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria gangranosa reentsii (Dunker, 1852)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorglobular cowry [from synonym] for Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgraceful cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta gracilis notata (Gill, 1858)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreen-spotted cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia scurra scurra (Gmelin, 1791)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrooved cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea staphylaea laevigata (Dautzenberg, 1932)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorharlequin cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia histrio (Gmelin, 1791)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhistory cowrie for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia histrio (Gmelin, 1791)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsabelline cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuria isabella isabella (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJestter cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia scurra scurra (Gmelin, 1791)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLamarck's cowrie for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria lamarckii (J.E. Gray, 1825)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlong cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribraria teres alveolus Tapparone Canefri, 1882
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormap cowrie [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritia mappa (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormargined cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria erosa erosa (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormole cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalparia talpa imperialis (Schilder & Schilder, 1938)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormoney cowrie for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria moneta (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornebrite cowrie for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria nebrites (Melvill, 1888)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoronyx cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErronea onyx adusta (Lamarck, 1810)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpale zigzag cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta ziczac misella (Perry, 1811)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpheasant cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalparia argus contrastriata (Perry, 1811)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorring cowrie for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria annulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorringed cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria annulus camelorum (Rochebrune, 1884)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmall-toothed cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta fimbriata durbanensis Schilder & Schilder, 1938
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnake's head cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria caputserpentis caputserpentis (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsquare-spotted cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlasicrura stolida diauges (Melvill, 1888)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstar cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria helvola argella (Melvill, 1888)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorthick-edged cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErronea caurica (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorthree-banded cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta asellus asellus (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorthrush cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria turdus turdus (Lamarck, 1810)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortortoise cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistocypraea testudinaria ingens Schilder
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrue swallow cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlasicrura hirundo francisca (Schilder & Schilder, 1933)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorviolet-spotted cowry for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis violacea (Rous, 1905)
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwrinkled cowry [from synonym] for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea nucleus madagascariensis (Gmelin, 1791)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Remark

Verdcourt doubts the validity of this species <177>. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Synonymy

Junior synonym [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Synonymy

Possibly a synonym of Staphylaea limacina <179>. [details]