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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta punctata (Linnaeus, 1771) 
AphiaID: 216881

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 editorPalmadusta (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotadusta punctata (Linnaeus, 1771)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta Iredale, 1930
Source  basis of record Verdcourt, B. (1954). The cowries of the East African Coast (Kenya, Tanganyika, Zanzibar and Pemba). Journal of the East Africa Natural History Society 22(4) 96: 129-144, 17 pls. [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrown-spotted cowry  [details]
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taxa (2)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta punctata atomaria (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotadusta punctata (Linnaeus, 1771)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmadusta punctata iredalei (Schilder & Schilder, 1938) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotadusta punctata (Linnaeus, 1771)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216881
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-08-08 05:35:53Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2010-10-09 22:37:13Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2012-04-30 23:02:04Z  changed  Moretzsohn, Fabio
  
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  Citation: Moretzsohn, F.; Bouchet, P. (2014). Palmadusta punctata (Linnaeus, 1771). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216881 on 2014-08-21
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