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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis tessellata (Gmelin, 1791) 
AphiaID: 224273

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 editorTonnoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis Scopoli, 1771
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassis spinosa (Gronovius, 1781) (published in a work rejected by ICZN Opinion 261)
Sources  basis of record Gofas, S.; Afonso, J.P.; Brandào, M. (Ed.). (S.a.). Conchas e Moluscos de Angola = Coquillages et Mollusques d'Angola. [Shells and molluscs of Angola]. Universidade Agostinho / Elf Aquitaine Angola: Angola. 140 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Angola
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPonta das Lagostas [details]
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde [details]
Caribbean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Africa [details]
From other sources
Gabon
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMayumba [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPort Gentil [details]
Gulf of Guinea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsland of Banié [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Cassis tesselata in Rolán [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:224273
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-03-14 11:30:50Z  created  Nsiangango, Silvi Edith
2006-03-14 11:45:57Z  changed  Nsiangango, Silvi Edith
2006-03-20 08:13:00Z  changed  Wambiji, Nina
2006-04-11 06:59:55Z  changed  Vandepitte, Leen
2013-09-06 14:54:01Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Cassis tessellata. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=224273 on 2014-08-02
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