Taxon profile


Leporicypraea rosea (Gray, 1824)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cypraea rosea Gray, 1824
Leporicypraea mappa rosea (Gray, 1824)

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Leporicypraea rosea aliwalensis Lorenz, 2002
subspecies Leporicypraea rosea rosea (Gray, 1824)
subspecies Leporicypraea rosea singularis Lorenz, 2016
subspecies Leporicypraea rosea ultraviola Lorenz & Bridges, 2014

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Leporicypraea mappa rosea (Gray, 1824)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013

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