Taxon profile


Zoila friendii (J.E. Gray, 1831)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cypraea friendi J.E. Gray, 1831
Cypraea friendii J.E. Gray, 1831
Zoila friendii friendii (J.E. Gray, 1831)
Cypraea scottii Broderip, 1831
Zoila scotti (Broderip, 1831)


Zoila friendii

Author: Jan Delsing

Zoila friendii

Author: Jan Delsing

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Zoila friendii kostini Lorenz & Chiapponi, 2007
subspecies Zoila friendii marina Kostin, 2005
subspecies Zoila friendii vercoi Schilder, 1930

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Zoila friendii (Gray, 1831)]
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 friendi GRAY, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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