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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPustularia cicercula (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 216886

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 editorPustularia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPustularia Swainson, 1840
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea cicercula Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  basis of record Verdcourt, B. (1959). The cowries of the East African Coast: Supplement II. JEANHS XXIII (100): 130-134. [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPustularia cicercula avrilae Heiman, 2009
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPustularia cicercula cicercula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPustularia cicercula lienardi (Jousseaume, 1874)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPustularia cicercula takahashii Moretzsohn, 2007

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPustularia cicercula tricornis Jousseaume, 1874 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPustularia cicercula cicercula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
Distribution 
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Indian Ocean
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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
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Pustularia cicercula
Pustularia cicercula
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216886
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
1997-08-08 05:35:53Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2011-04-04 18:49:32Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Pustularia cicercula (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216886 on 2014-08-23
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