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

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalpurnus verrucosus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 216901

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 editorOvulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionovolvinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalpurnus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalpurnus verrucosus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalpurnus Montfort, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvula perla Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRadius gibbus Rumphius, 1705 (non-binominal)
Sources  basis of record Lorenz F. & Fehse D. (2009) The living Ovulidae. A manual of the families of allied cowries: Ovulidae, Pediculariidae and Eocypraeidae. Hackenheim: Conchbooks. [details]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon calpurnus  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [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 (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (33 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Solid, ovate shell, up to 4 cm, with a broad, flat base. Rounded lump at each extremity above siphonal and anal canals, coarse teeth on outer lip and a smooth columella. Shell white with pink-tinged canals. Habitat: shallow to deep waters on soft corals and sponges. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling C. verrucosa Linnaeus in Sheppard 1984 <106>. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216901
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2002-07-21 12:48:32Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-11-13 10:12:01Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2010-10-03 15:39:41Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Calpurnus verrucosus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216901 on 2014-12-20
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License