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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCystiscus mosaica Wakefield & McCleery, 2005 
AphiaID: 389191

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 editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCystiscidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCystiscinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCystiscus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCystiscus Stimpson, 1865
Sources  original description Wakefield A. & McCleery T. 2005. Three new species of Cystiscus Stimpson, 1865 (Gastropoda: Cystiscidae) from the Tuamotu Archipelago. Novapex 6(1-2): 19-30 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Tuamotu Islands [details]
Specimen  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MNHN , locality Tuamotu Islands (Makemo Atoll) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo MNHN Type collection 
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Named after the 'mosaic-like' pattern of the internal mantle. From French 'mosaique', based on Latin musi(v)um ('decoration with small square stones'). Modern Latin mosaicus of late middle English origin ('pattern produced by arrangin together small pieces of material'). [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
To MNHN Type collection
To MNHN Type collection
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:389191
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Cystiscus mosaica Wakefield & McCleery, 2005. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=389191 on 2014-04-17
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