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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis (Gmelin, 1791) 
AphiaID: 530882

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 editorCypraeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa Iredale, 1931
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribraria chinensis (Gmelin, 1791)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribraria cruenta
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea chinensis Gmelin, 1791 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea chinensis f. tortirostris Sowerby III, 1906
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea cruenta
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea tortirostris G.B. Sowerby III, 1906
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErronea chinensis (Gmelin, 1791)
Sources  source of synonymy (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribraria cruenta) Verdcourt, B. (1954). The cowries of the East African Coast (Kenya, Tanganyika, Zanzibar and Pemba). Journal of the East Africa Natural History Society 22(4) 96: 129-144, 17 pls. [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis amiges (Melvill & Standen, 1915)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis chinensis (Gmelin, 1791)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis somaliana Lorenz, 1999
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis variolaria (Lamarck, 1810)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa chinensis violacea (Rous, 1905)
Environment marine
Distribution 
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Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 (6 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 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 
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Ovatipsa chinensis
Ovatipsa chinensis
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:530882
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Ovatipsa chinensis (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=530882 on 2014-08-31
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