Taxon profile


Macrocypraea Schilder, 1930

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

Type taxon:Cypraea exanthema Linnaeus, 1767

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Macrocypraea cervinetta (Kiener, 1844)

Macrocypraea cervinetta

species Macrocypraea cervus (Linnaeus, 1771) - Atlantic Deer Cowrie

Macrocypraea cervus

species Macrocypraea zebra (Linnaeus, 1758) - Measled Cowrie

Macrocypraea zebra

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1016944]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Macrocypraea Schilder, 1930]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.