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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus marmoreus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 215457

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 marmoreus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucullus Röding, 1798
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus crosseanus Bernardi, 1861 (a form of Conus marmoreus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus crosseanus var. lineata Crosse, 1878 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus lineatus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus maculatus Perry, 1811 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus maculatus Bosc, 1801)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus marmoreus var. granulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1839 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus granulatus Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus pseudomarmoreus Crosse, 1875
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus suffusus G. B. Sowerby II, 1870
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus suffusus var. noumeensis Crosse, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucullus proarchithalassus Röding, 1798
Sources  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://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormarble cone  [details]
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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus marmoreus bandanus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus bandanus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus marmoreus var. granulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConus marmoreus Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [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 (201 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Shell up to 10 cm, with flattish, nodular spire and with an outer lip which flares towards posterior. Distinctive, reticulated colour pattern of white irregular patches on black background. Aperture white. Habitat: shallow substrates. Distribution: Western Indian Ocean. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215457
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
2009-10-27 10:23:08Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2011-10-02 09:38:56Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Conus marmoreus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215457 on 2014-12-20
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