Taxon profile


Compton's Cowry
Notocypraea comptoni Gray, 1847

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

Scientific synonyms

Cypraea comptonii Gray, 1847

Other names

= Compton's Cowrie

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Notocypraea comptoni casta Schilder & Summers, 1963
subspecies Notocypraea comptoni comptoni Gray, 1847
subspecies Notocypraea comptoni mayi Beddome, 1898

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