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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea chinensis Gmelin, 1791 
AphiaID: 216785

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 editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraeoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis (Gmelin, 1791)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa Iredale, 1931
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  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]

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Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea chinensis f. tortirostris Sowerby III, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis (Gmelin, 1791)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea chinensis variolaria Lamarck, 1810 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis variolaria (Lamarck, 1810)
  » Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea chinensis variolaria f. amiges (Melvill & Standen, 1915) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis amiges (Melvill & Standen, 1915)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea chinensis violacea Rous accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis violacea (Rous, 1905)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (29 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216785
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Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-10-02 15:31:39Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
2010-10-08 20:18:53Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Cypraea chinensis Gmelin, 1791. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216785 on 2014-09-18
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