WoRMS banner
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria erosa (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 216852

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 editorErosaria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria erosa (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria Troschel, 1863
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea erosa Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria sinensis Ma, 1997 (Synonym)
Sources  original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea erosa Linnaeus, 1758) 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://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoreroded cowrie [from synonym]  [details]
Direct child
taxa (4)

[show all]
[sort alpha..]
 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria erosa chlorizans (Melvill, 1888)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria erosa erosa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Subspecies Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria erosa fuscocincta Bozzetti, 2008
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria erosa phragedaina (Melvill, 1888)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Coast of South Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [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]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (16 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Erosaria erosa
Erosaria erosa
Erosaria erosa
Erosaria erosa
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216852
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-10-02 15:31:39Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Erosaria erosa. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216852 on 2014-12-25
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License