WoRMS taxon details

Conus marmoreus Linnaeus, 1758

215457  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215457)

accepted
Species
Conus (Conus) marmoreus Linnaeus, 1758· accepted, alternate representation
Conus crosseanus Bernardi, 1861 (a form of Conus marmoreus)
Conus crosseanus var. lineata Crosse, 1878 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus lineatus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792)
Conus maculatus Perry, 1811 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus maculatus Bosc, 1801)
Conus marmoreus var. granulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1839 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus granulatus Linnaeus, 1758)
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 Shell up to 10 cm, with flattish, nodular spire and with an outer lip which flares towards posterior. Distinctive,...  
Description 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]
MolluscaBase (2018). Conus marmoreus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215457 on 2018-05-21
Date
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2001-12-15 16:49:27Z
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2009-10-27 10:23:08Z
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2011-10-02 09:38:56Z
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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]   

original description  (ofConus suffusus G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Sowerby II G.B. (1870). Descriptions of forty-eight new species of shells. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. (1870): 249-259., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/90543#page/317/mode/1up [details]   

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

additional source  (ofConus marmoreus var. granulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1839) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofConus marmoreus var. granulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1839) Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. Zootaxa. 2189: 1–218., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02189p218f.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofConus marmoreus var. granulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1839) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofConus crosseanus Bernardi, 1861) 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 crosseanus Bernardi, 1861) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofConus crosseanus var. lineata Crosse, 1878) 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 crosseanus var. lineata Crosse, 1878) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofConus suffusus G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofConus suffusus G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. Zootaxa. 2189: 1–218., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02189p218f.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofConus suffusus G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofConus suffusus var. noumeensis Crosse, 1872) 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 suffusus var. noumeensis Crosse, 1872) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofConus maculatus 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  (ofConus pseudomarmoreus Crosse, 1875) 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 pseudomarmoreus Crosse, 1875) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

additional source  (ofCucullus proarchithalassus Röding, 1798) Filmer R.M. (2001). A Catalogue of Nomenclature and Taxonomy in the Living Conidae 1758 - 1998. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 388pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofCucullus proarchithalassus Röding, 1798) Tucker J.K. & Tenorio M.J. (2013) Illustrated catalog of the living cone shells. 517 pp. Wellington, Florida: MdM Publishing. [details]   

basis of record  (ofConus (Conus) marmoreus 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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description 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]
 

LanguageName 
English marble cone  [details]
Japanese ナンヨウクロミナシ [from synonym]  [details]