WoRMS taxon details

Talparia talpa (Linnaeus, 1758)

216894  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216894)

MolluscaBase (2018). Talparia talpa (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216894 on 2018-03-23
1997-08-08 05:35:53Z
2010-10-02 15:31:39Z

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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]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofTalparia talpa var. lewallorum Lorenz, 2015) Lorenz F. (2015). A dwarf variation of Talparia talpa. Beautifulcowries Magazine. 7: 31-32. [details]   

basis of record  (ofCypraea talpa Linnaeus, 1758) Burgess, C.M. (1970). The Living Cowries. AS Barnes and Co, Ltd. Cranbury, New Jersey. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofCypraea talpa Linnaeus, 1758) Spencer, H.G., Marshall, B.A. & Willan, R.C. (2009). Checklist of New Zealand living Mollusca. Pp 196-219. in: Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   

additional source  (ofCypraea talpa Linnaeus, 1758) Steyn, D.G. & Lussi, M. (1998) Marine Shells of South Africa. An Illustrated Collector’s Guide to Beached Shells. Ekogilde Publishers, Hartebeespoort, South Africa, ii + 264 pp.
page(s): 64 [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 


English mole cowry [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese タルダカラ  [details]