WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCypraea verhoefi Burgess, 1982

605586  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:605586)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (unnecessary substitute name for Luponia castanea, by Burgess treated as a secondary homonym of Cypraea castanea Röding, 1798)
Bouchet, P.; Rosenberg, G. (2015). Cypraea verhoefi Burgess, 1982. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=605586 on 2017-12-18

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basis of record 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): 60 [details]   

additional source Liltved W.R. (2000) Cowries and their relatives of southern Africa. A study of the southern African cypraeacean and velutinacean gastropod fauna. Seacomber Publications. 224 pp. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomonymy Unnecessary replacement name for Luponia castanea Higgins, 1868, not Cypraea castanea Röding, 1798. [details]