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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria spurca (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 139497

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraeoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria Troschel, 1863
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrugnonia pulchella Jeffreys, 1883 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea elliptica Gray, 1825 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea lunata Fischer von Waldheim, 1807 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea minima Monterosato, 1897 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca globosa Settepassi, 1977 (not available, published in a work which does not consistently use binominal nomenclature (ICZN art. 11.4))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. albida Monterosato, 1897 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. atlantica Monterosato, 1897 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. dilatata Monterosato, 1897 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. elongata Dautzenberg & Fischer H., 1906 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. flavida Monterosato, 1897 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. inaequipartita Monterosato, 1897 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. inflata Coen, 1949 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. inversa Pallary, 1900 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. limitaris Monterosato, 1897 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. limpida Sulliotti, 1922 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. luridoidea Pallary, 1900 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. major Pallary, 1900 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. minor Pallary, 1900 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. nitidiuscula Coen, 1949 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. normalis Monterosato, 1897 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. pantherina Pallary, 1910 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. peculiaris Coen, 1949 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. punctatissima Settepassi, 1977 (not available, published in a work which does not consistently use binominal nomenclature (ICZN art. 11.4))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea spurca var. viridula Sulliotti, 1924 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea verdensia Melvill, 1888 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordirty Cowry  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΓουρουνίτσα  [details]
Direct child
taxa (3)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria spurca cascabullorum Talavera, Dionis & Gomez, 1986
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria spurca spurca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria spurca verdensium (Melvill, 1888) (taxon inquirendum)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Angola
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAngola [details]
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCanaries [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Africa [details]
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZembra [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (4 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (12 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (6 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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Erosaria spurca (Linnaeus, 1758)Specimen from Isla de Alborán (actual size 34 mm).
Erosaria spurca...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:139497
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2006-03-17 07:58:39Z  changed  Wambiji, Nina
2008-05-17 14:57:54Z  checked  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Erosaria spurca (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=139497 on 2014-07-14
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