WoRMS name details

Cypraea histrio Gmelin, 1791

216781  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216781)

 unaccepted (original combination)
Species
marine
MolluscaBase (2018). Cypraea histrio Gmelin, 1791. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216781 on 2018-02-19
Date
action
by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2002-07-21 12:48:32Z
changed
2010-10-02 22:08:23Z
changed

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basis of record Burgess, C.M. (1970). The Living Cowries. AS Barnes and Co, Ltd. Cranbury, New Jersey. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Steyn, D.G. & Lussi, M. (1998) Marine Shells of South Africa. An Illustrated Collector’s Guide to Beached Shells. Ekogilde Publishers, Hartebeespoort, South Africa, ii + 264 pp.
page(s): 64 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Spelling Dautzenberg (1929) cites Cypraea histrio Meuschen, 1787 [details]