WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea testudinaria Linnaeus, 1758

216754  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216754)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (original combination)
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A long, solid, cylindrical shell, up to 13 cm,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A long, solid, cylindrical shell, up to 13 cm, with a straight, narrow aperture. Dorsally light honey-coloured with dark brown blotches. Habitat: coral reefs in shallow and deep water. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
Rosenberg, G. (2010). Cypraea testudinaria Linnaeus, 1758. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216754 on 2017-12-16

Date
action
by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2010-10-08 20:18:53Z
changed

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basis of record Drivas, J.; Jay, M. (1987). Coquillages de La Réunion et de l'Île Maurice. Collection Les Beautés de la Nature. Delachaux et Niestlé: Neuchâtel. ISBN 2-603-00654-1. 159 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A long, solid, cylindrical shell, up to 13 cm, with a straight, narrow aperture. Dorsally light honey-coloured with dark brown blotches. Habitat: coral reefs in shallow and deep water. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortortoise cowrie  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorムラクモダカラ  [details]