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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea rashleighana Melvill, 1888 
AphiaID: 575035

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 editorCypraea (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (DNA sequences by C. Meyer (Cowrie Genetic database project, 2005) show it belongs in Ovatipsa)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvatipsa rashleighana (Melvill, 1888)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea Linnaeus, 1758
Source  basis of record Keen, A. M. 1971. Sea Shells of Tropical West America. Marine mollusks from Baja California to Peru, ed. 2. Stanford University Press. xv, 1064 pp., 22 pls.  [details]

Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (12 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:575035
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2011-07-04 09:51:55Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2012-04-27 23:33:11Z  changed  Moretzsohn, Fabio
  
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  Citation: Moretzsohn, F. (2014). Cypraea rashleighana Melvill, 1888. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=575035 on 2014-07-14
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