WoRMS taxon details

Cypraeovula castanea (Higgins, 1868)

458730  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:458730)

accepted
Species
Cypraea verhoefi Burgess, 1982 (unnecessary substitute name for Luponia castanea, by Burgess treated as a secondary homonym of Cypraea castanea Röding, 1798)
Cypraeovula castanea castanea (Higgins, 1868)· accepted, alternate representation
Luponia castanea Higgins, 1868 (original combination)
marine
(of Luponia castanea Higgins, 1868) Higgins E.T. (1868). Description of six new species of shells. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> (1868): 178-180 , pl. 14., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28664679
page(s): 178, pl. 14 figs 1, 1a-b [details]   
Type locality contained in Agulhas Bank  
type locality contained in Agulhas Bank [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Cypraeovula castanea (Higgins, 1868). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=458730 on 2020-07-10
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2010-02-16 09:40:17Z
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2010-02-16 10:18:10Z
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original description  (of Luponia castanea Higgins, 1868) Higgins E.T. (1868). Description of six new species of shells. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> (1868): 178-180 , pl. 14., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28664679
page(s): 178, pl. 14 figs 1, 1a-b [details]   

basis of record Steyn, D.G & Lussi, M. (2005). Offshore Shells of Southern Africa: A pictorial guide to more than 750 Gastropods. Published by the authors. Pp. i–vi, 1–289.
page(s): 45 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality