WoRMS name details

Cypraea lurica

216797  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216797)

 unaccepted (misspelling)
Species
marine
Taxonomy Interpreted as a misspelling of "Cypraea caurica" rather than "Cypraea lurida" because of the East African locality.  
Taxonomy Interpreted as a misspelling of "Cypraea caurica" rather than "Cypraea lurida" because of the East African locality. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Cypraea lurica. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216797 on 2018-04-26
Date
action
by
1997-08-08 05:35:53Z
created
2010-10-02 22:08:23Z
changed

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basis of record Copley, H. (1945). List of cowries collected on the Kenyan coast by Colonel Maxwell and friends during July, 1944. JEANHS XVII (83&84): 160. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Interpreted as a misspelling of "Cypraea caurica" rather than "Cypraea lurida" because of the East African locality. [details]