Taxon profile


Staphylaea limacina (Lamarck, 1810)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cypraea limacina J. B. Lamarck, 1810


Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Staphylaea limacina clarissa Lorenz, 1989
subspecies Staphylaea limacina facifer Iredale, 1935
subspecies Staphylaea limacina interstincta (Wood, 1828)

Staphylaea limacina interstincta

subspecies Staphylaea limacina limacina Lamarck, 1810

Staphylaea limacina limacina

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Staphylaea limacina (Lamarck, 1810)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Cypraea limacina LAMARCK, 1810]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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