WoRMS taxon details

Nucleolaria nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758)

570723  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:570723)

accepted
Species
marine
MolluscaBase (2018). Nucleolaria nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=570723 on 2018-05-24
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basis of record Meyer C. 2003. Molecular systematics of cowries (Gastropoda: Cypraeidae) and diversification patterns in the tropics. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 79: 401-459. [details]   

additional source Burgess, C.M. (1985) Cowries of the World. Gordon verhoef, Seacomber Publications, South Africa, Cape Town. XIV + 289 pp.
page(s): 235 [details]   

additional source Lorenz F. & Hubert A. (2000) A guide to worldwide cowries. Edition 2. Hackenheim: Conchbooks. 584 pp.
page(s): 214 [details]   

basis of record  (ofErosaria nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758)) Lorenz F. & Hubert A. (2000) A guide to worldwide cowries. Edition 2. Hackenheim: Conchbooks. 584 pp.
page(s): 214 [details]   

basis of record  (ofNucleolaria nucleus var. gemmosa (Perry, 1811)) Lorenz, F. (2017). Cowries. A guide to the gastropod family Cypraeidae. Volume 1, Biology and systematics. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 644 pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofCypraea gemmosa Perry, 1811) Lorenz, F. (2017). Cowries. A guide to the gastropod family Cypraeidae. Volume 1, Biology and systematics. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 644 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofCypraea nucleus Linnaeus, 1758) Burgess, C.M. (1970). The Living Cowries. AS Barnes and Co, Ltd. Cranbury, New Jersey. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofCypraea nucleus Linnaeus, 1758) Steyn, D.G. & Lussi, M. (1998) Marine Shells of South Africa. An Illustrated Collector’s Guide to Beached Shells. Ekogilde Publishers, Hartebeespoort, South Africa, ii + 264 pp.
page(s): 66 [details]   

basis of record  (ofCypraea madagascariensis Gmelin, 1791) Dautzenberg, Ph. (1923). Liste préliminaire des mollusques marins de Madagascar et description de deux espèces nouvelles. J. conchyliol. 68: 21-74 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofStaphylaea nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758)) 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]   

additional source  (ofStaphylaea nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758)) Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

 

LanguageName 
English wrinkled cowry [from synonym]Kernel cowry  [details]
Japanese イボダカラ [from synonym]  [details]
Nucleolaria nucleus gemmosa
 Nucleolaria nucleus...
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Nucleolaria nucleus madagascariensis
 Nucleolaria nucleus...
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