WoRMS name details

Cypraea verhoefi Burgess, 1982

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

 unaccepted (unnecessary substitute name for Luponia castanea, by Burgess treated as a secondary homonym of Cypraea castanea Röding, 1798)
Species
marine
Homonymy Unnecessary replacement name for Luponia castanea Higgins, 1868, not Cypraea castanea Röding, 1798.  
Homonymy Unnecessary replacement name for Luponia castanea Higgins, 1868, not Cypraea castanea Röding, 1798. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Cypraea verhoefi Burgess, 1982. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=605586 on 2018-05-27
Date
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2012-07-12 23:24:03Z
created
2015-05-12 18:22:09Z
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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
Homonymy Unnecessary replacement name for Luponia castanea Higgins, 1868, not Cypraea castanea Röding, 1798. [details]