WoRMS name details

Cypraea annulus Linnaeus, 1758

216777  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216777)

 unaccepted (original combination)
Species
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 Similar to C. moneta, but more oval in outline, up to 3 cm. Strong teeth, with slight ridges on columella. Colour...  
Description Similar to C. moneta, but more oval in outline, up to 3 cm. Strong teeth, with slight ridges on columella. Colour cream-white, yellowish or greyish with conspicuous golden ring. Habitat: in shallow water, tide pools, under stones or amongst seagrasses. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997); tropical Indo-Pacific, also in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Cypraea annulus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216777 on 2018-02-23
Date
action
by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2000-09-14 06:49:43Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2010-10-02 15:31:39Z
changed
2011-09-25 13:40:55Z
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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]   

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]   

additional source Branch, G.M. et al. (2002). Two Oceans. 5th impression. David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=W_2QB8ftLgcC [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Similar to C. moneta, but more oval in outline, up to 3 cm. Strong teeth, with slight ridges on columella. Colour cream-white, yellowish or greyish with conspicuous golden ring. Habitat: in shallow water, tide pools, under stones or amongst seagrasses. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997); tropical Indo-Pacific, also in Australia in Kalk (1958). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English ring cowriegold ringer  [details]
Japanese ハナビラダカラ  [details]