Taxon profile


Staphylaea staphylaea (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cypraea staphylaea Linnaeus, 1758

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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Staphylaea staphylaea consobrina (Garrett, 1879)
subspecies Staphylaea staphylaea laevigata (Dautzenberg, 1932)
subspecies Staphylaea staphylaea nolani Lorenz, 1989
subspecies Staphylaea staphylaea staphylaea (Linnaeus, 1758)

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Staphylaea staphylaea Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013

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