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Trona stercoraria (Linnaeus, 1758)

225254  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:225254)

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MolluscaBase (2018). Trona stercoraria (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=225254 on 2018-05-23
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original description  (ofCypraea tumulosa Meuschen, 1778) Meuschen, F.C., 1778. Musevm Gronovianum. Sive index rerum naturalium tam mammalium amphibiorum piscium insectorum conchyliorum zoophytorum plantarum et mineralium exquisitissimorum quam arte factarum nonnullarum. Inter quae eminet herbarius siccus plantarum a Tournefortio Claitonio Linnaeo aliisque botanicis collectarum. Quae omnia multa cura et magnis sumptibus sibi com­paravit vir amplissimus & celeberrimus Lavr. Theod. Gronovius: i-vi, 1-251. Lugdini Batavorum.
page(s): 107; note: I have not been able to locate a copy of this work; I am citing Hidalgo (1907) and Schilder and Schider (1971), who provided information on the original description [F. Moretzsohn]. [details]   

basis of record Bernard, P.A. (Ed.) (1984). Coquillages du Gabon [Shells of Gabon]. Pierre A. Bernard: Libreville, Gabon. 140, 75 plates pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Lorenz F. & Hubert A. (2000) A guide to worldwide cowries. Edition 2. Hackenheim: Conchbooks. 584 pp.
page(s): 52 [details]   

additional source Burgess, C.M. (1985) Cowries of the World. Gordon verhoef, Seacomber Publications, South Africa, Cape Town. XIV + 289 pp.
page(s): 111 [details]   

basis of record  (ofCypraea stercoraria Linnaeus, 1758) 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

 

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English droppings cowry  [details]