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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 216891

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 editorStaphylaea (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucleolaria nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea Jousseaume, 1884
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]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaphylaea nucleus madagascariensis (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucleolaria nucleus madagascariensis (Gmelin, 1791)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216891
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-08-08 05:35:53Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2010-10-02 22:08:23Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
2011-04-28 21:28:30Z  changed  Moretzsohn, Fabio
  
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  Citation: Moretzsohn, F.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Staphylaea nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216891 on 2014-07-22
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