WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrene ocellata (Link, 1807)

208022 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208022)
Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Up to 2 cm, description as family. Colour...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Up to 2 cm, description as family. Colour dark brown to black, with white or yellow spots or zigzag lines. Aperture toothed, violet in colour. Habitat: eulittoral coral and sand. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. N.B. at least six other species occur in the region. Similar to Columbella and Mitrella, the other main genera in the family (both with taller spires and more pronounced whorls). (Richmond, 1997). [details]
Bouchet, P. (2010). Pyrene ocellata (Link, 1807). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208022 on 2017-11-25

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1998-05-26 15:52:37Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2010-09-04 08:44:57Z
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basis of record Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Up to 2 cm, description as family. Colour dark brown to black, with white or yellow spots or zigzag lines. Aperture toothed, violet in colour. Habitat: eulittoral coral and sand. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. N.B. at least six other species occur in the region. Similar to Columbella and Mitrella, the other main genera in the family (both with taller spires and more pronounced whorls). (Richmond, 1997). [details]