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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea alga Perry, 1811 
AphiaID: 216819

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
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeporicypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea Linnaeus, 1758
Source  source of synonymy Burgess, C.M. (1970). The Living Cowries. AS Barnes and Co, Ltd. Cranbury, New Jersey (look up in IMIS[details]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216819
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-05-22 10:11:26Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-03-20 15:24:09Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Cypraea alga Perry, 1811. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216819 on 2014-10-31
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