Taxon profile


Atlantic Yellow Cowrie
Erosaria acicularis (Gmelin, 1791)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cypraea acicularis J. F. Gmelin, 1791

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Erosaria acicularis acicularis (Gmelin, 1791)
subspecies Erosaria acicularis marcuscoltroi Petuch & R. F. Myers, 2015
subspecies Erosaria acicularis sanctaehelenae Schilder, 1930

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Erosaria acicularis (Gmelin, 1791)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013

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