Taxon profile


Marble Cone
Conus marmoreus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Neogastropoda »  family Conidae »  genus Conus - Cones »  subgenus Conus

Scientific synonyms

Gladioconus marmoreus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Cucullus proarchithalassus Röding, 1798
Conus pseudomarmoreus Crosse, 1875

Type taxon of:Conus Linnaeus, 1758 (Conus marmoreus Linnaeus, 1758), Cucullus Röding, 1798 (Conus marmoreus Linnaeus, 1758)
Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

form Conus marmoreus f. crosseanus Bernardi, 1861

Conus marmoreus f. crosseanus - 000000000011000

form Conus marmoreus f. suffusus Sowerby, G.B. III, 1870

Conus marmoreus f. suffusus - 000000000011000

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Gladioconus marmoreus Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 2 February 2014
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Conus marmoreus LINNÉ, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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