Taxon profile


Zonaria pyrum Gmelin, 1791

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Caenogastropoda »  family Cypraeidae - Cowries »  genus Zonaria

Scientific synonyms

Cypraea pyrum J. F. Gmelin, 1791


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Zonaria pyrum angolensis Odhner, 1923
subspecies Zonaria pyrum pyrum Gmelin, 1791
subspecies Zonaria pyrum senegalensis Schilder, 1928

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Zonaria pyrum Gmelin, 1791]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
IT Repetto G., Orlando F. & Arduino G. (2005): Conchiglie del Mediterraneo, Amici del Museo "Federico Eusebio", Alba, Italy [as Zonaria pyrum (Gmelin, 1791)]
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Cypraea pyrum GMELIN, 1791]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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