WoRMS taxon details

Barycypraea fultoni fultoni (G. B. Sowerby III, 1903)

573894  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:573894)

accepted
Subspecies
marine
MolluscaBase (2018). Barycypraea fultoni fultoni (G. B. Sowerby III, 1903). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=573894 on 2018-02-22
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2011-06-06 17:45:52Z
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2013-05-31 20:13:16Z
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2015-01-08 19:01:43Z
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2016-02-08 20:40:49Z
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2018-01-01 20:16:00Z
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basis of record Liltved W.R. (1989) Cowries and their relatives of southern Africa. A study of the southern African cypraeacean and velutinacean gastropod fauna. Seacomber Publications. 208 pp.
page(s): 87 [details]   

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

additional source Lorenz F. & Hubert A. (2000) A guide to worldwide cowries. Edition 2. Hackenheim: Conchbooks. 584 pp.
page(s): 36 [details]   

basis of record  (ofAfrozoila fultoni fultoni (G. B. Sowerby III, 1903)) Fehse D. (2016). Bemerkungen zur Gattung Barycypraea F. A. Schilder, 1925 mit der Beschreibung einer neuen Gattung Afrozoila unter Ber├╝cksichtigung fossiler Formen (Mollusca: Cypraeidae). Conchylia. 46(1-4): 53-67. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Additional information This is a rare species that until 1987 was only known ex-piscibus, until two specimens were trawled by a Russian fishing vessel in Mozambique. More recently, live specimens have been dredged off South Africa. [details]