WoRMS taxon details

Conus ebraeus Linnaeus, 1758

215436  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215436)

accepted
Species
Conus (Virroconus) ebraeus Linnaeus, 1758· accepted, alternate representation
Conus quadratus Perry, 1811 (junior secondary homonym of Cucullus quadratus Röding, 1798)
marine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Description Habitat: rocky shores (Ruwa, 1984).
Easily recognisable small, squat shell, up to 5 cm, with a rounded, short spire....  
Description Habitat: rocky shores (Ruwa, 1984).
Easily recognisable small, squat shell, up to 5 cm, with a rounded, short spire. Colour white with a pattern of blackish squares. Aperture with coloured bands. Habitat: lower eulittoral, often under boulders. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997).
Tropical Indo-Pacific, also in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Conus ebraeus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215436 on 2018-04-23
Date
action
by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2000-09-13 14:56:03Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2009-10-27 10:23:08Z
changed
2011-09-16 18:27:29Z
checked
2012-07-04 18:46:28Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

additional source Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 119 [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] 

additional source  (ofConus quadratus Perry, 1811) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofConus quadratus Perry, 1811) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofVirroconus ebraeus (Linnaeus, 1758)) Severns, M. (2011). Shells of the Hawaiian Islands - The Sea Shells. Conchbooks, Hackenheim. 564 pp. [details]   

additional source  (ofVirroconus ebraeus (Linnaeus, 1758)) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2009) Systematic classification of Recent and fossil conoidean gastropods. Hackenheim: Conchbooks. 296 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofVirroconus ebraeus (Linnaeus, 1758)) Tenorio M.J., Tucker J.K. & Chaney H.W. (2012) The families Conilithidae and Conidae. The cones of the Eastern Pacific. In: G.T. Poppe & K. Groh (eds), A conchological iconography. Hackenheim: Conchbooks.
page(s): 82 [details]   

basis of record  (ofConus (Virroconus) ebraeus Linnaeus, 1758) Puillandre N., Duda T.F., Meyer C., Olivera B.M. & Bouchet P. (2015). One, four or 100 genera? A new classification of the cone snails. Journal of Molluscan Studies. 81: 1-23., available online at https://doi.org/10.1093/mollus/eyu055 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Orr J. (1985). Hong Kong seashells. The Urban Council, Hong Kong [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Habitat: rocky shores (Ruwa, 1984).
Easily recognisable small, squat shell, up to 5 cm, with a rounded, short spire. Colour white with a pattern of blackish squares. Aperture with coloured bands. Habitat: lower eulittoral, often under boulders. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997).
Tropical Indo-Pacific, also in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]

Spelling C. hebraeus in Kalk (1958). [details]
 

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English Hebrew coneblack-and-white cone  [details]