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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria caputserpentis (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 570811

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 editorMonetaria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria Troschel, 1863
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea caputserpentis Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea reticulum Gmelin, 1791
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErosaria caputserpentis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRavitrona caputserpentis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRavitrona caputserpentis reticulum (Gmelin, 1791)
Sources  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.
page(s): 411 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnake's head cowrie [from synonym]Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorserpent's head cowryUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorserpent's head cowrie [from synonym]  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria caputserpentis caputophidii (Schilder, 1927)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonetaria caputserpentis caputserpentis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Coast of South Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:570811
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2011-04-29 17:57:20Z  created  Moretzsohn, Fabio
  
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  Citation: Moretzsohn, F. (2014). Monetaria caputserpentis (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=570811 on 2014-08-20
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