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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria Troschel, 1863 
AphiaID: 205350

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)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea moneta Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraeidae Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrnamentaria Schilder & Schilder, 1936
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRavitrona Iredale, 1930
Sources  basis of record Meyer C. 2003. Molecular systematics of cowries (Gastropoda: Cypraeidae) and diversification patterns in the tropics. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 79: 401-459.
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria annulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria caputdraconis (Melvill, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria caputserpentis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria icterina (Lamarck) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria moneta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria moneta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria obvelata (Lamarck, 1810)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Generic placement is based on the molecular work of Meyer (2003). Some authors have previously placed species in the genus Erosaria (e.g. caputserpentis, by Lorenz and Hubert, 2000).  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205350
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Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-04-29 17:57:20Z  checked  Moretzsohn, Fabio
2013-02-23 20:58:28Z  changed  Moretzsohn, Fabio
  
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  Citation: Moretzsohn, F. (2014). Monetaria Troschel, 1863. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205350 on 2014-09-01
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