Taxon profile


Mauritia Troschel, 1863

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

Scientific synonyms

Arabica Jousseaume, 1884
Maurina Jousseaume, 1884

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Mauritia arabica (Linnaeus, 1758) - Arabian Cowry

Mauritia arabica

species Mauritia depressa (J.E. Gray, 1824) - Depressed cowry

Mauritia depressa

species Mauritia eglantina (Duclos, 1833) - Eglantine Cowry

Mauritia eglantina

species Mauritia grayana Schilder, 1930 - Gray's Arabica Cowry

Mauritia grayana

species Mauritia histrio (Gmelin, 1791) - Stage Cowry

Mauritia histrio

species Mauritia maculifera (Schilder, 1932) - Blotched Cowry

Mauritia maculifera

species Mauritia mauritiana (Linnaeus, 1758) - Chocolate Cowry

Mauritia mauritiana

species Mauritia scurra (Gmelin, 1791) - Jester Cowry

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1271357]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Mauritia Troschel, 1863]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

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