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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus catus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792 
AphiaID: 215441

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 editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus catus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus catus var. fuscoolivaceus Dautzenberg, 1937
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus catus var. granulata Wils, 1971 (unavailable name: established as a variety after 1960)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus catus var. rubrapapillosa Dautzenberg, 1937
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus collisus var. granulosus Barros e Cunha, 1933 (invalid: junior homonym of C. arenatus var. granulosa Lamarck, 1822)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus discrepans G. B. Sowerby I, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus reflectus G. B. Sowerby III, 1877
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus reflexus G. B. Sowerby III, 1887
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucullus nubilis Röding, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPionoconus catus (Hwass in Bruguière, 1792) · accepted, alternate representation
Sources 
status source (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus collisus var. granulosus Barros e Cunha, 1933) Filmer R.M. (2012) Taxonomic review of the Conus spectrum, Conus stramineus and Conus collisus complexes (Gastropoda - Conidae). Part III: The Conus collisus complex. Visaya 3(6): 4-47. [October 2012] [details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus catus var. fuscoolivaceus Dautzenberg, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus catus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus catus var. granulata Wils, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus catus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus catus var. granulosa Dautzenberg, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus arenatus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus catus var. rubrapapillosa Dautzenberg, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus catus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (57 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (51 nucleotides; 43 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A small, thick, broad cone, up to 4 cm, with pointed but rounded spire, and weak shoulder nodules. Colouration highly variable; usually pale to yellow cream, often with darker blotchy markings. Aperture white. Habitat: lower eulittoral, often under boulders. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling C. cattus in McClanahan 1990 [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215441
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2001-12-15 16:49:27Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-11-02 10:21:59Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2011-10-02 09:38:56Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Conus catus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215441 on 2014-12-27
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