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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Ovulidae 

Cypraea adamsonii Sowerby II, 1832

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Pseudocypraea adamsonii (Sowerby II, 1832)


Primary Type: holotype [] Sowerby, G.B. (1st) 1832. p.fig. 7
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) 1969139 holotype Capul Island, Philippines


Original Epithet:  adamsonii
Original Text Name:  Cypraea adamsonii
Original Genus:  Cypraea


 Cate, C.N. 1973. p.4 Type SpecAv
 Cate, C.N. 1973. p.4 Type locality
 Cate, C.N. 1973. p.fig. 1 [ Stated to be Holotype ]  Illustration of type specimen


                        Ovulidae Fleming, 1828
                          Pseudocypraea Schilder, 1927
                            Pseudocypraea adamsonii (Sowerby II, 1832)
                              Cypraea adamsonii Sowerby II, 1832


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=33746) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.