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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Cypraeidae 

Erosaria labrolineata (Gaskoin, 1849)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Cypraea flaveola Linnaeus, 1758
   Cypraea labrolineata Gaskoin, 1849
   Erosaria labrolineata (Gaskoin, 1849)
   Cypraea helenae Roberts, 1869
   Erosaria nashi Iredale, 1931
   Erosaria maccullochi Iredale, 1939
   Erosaria helenae nasese Steadman & Cotton, 1943

Common Name

Lined-Lip cowry p.193      Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 2000.  
Lined Margin Cowry p.58, pl.152      Coleman, N. 1975.  



  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaTaiwan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.22 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.86 


depth: continental shelf 
depth: continental slope [ to 400m ]
depth: intertidal 
depth: sublittoral 
habitat: under coral 
habitat: under stones 


 Burgess, C.M. 1985. p.223 [ as Cypraea labrolineata ]  General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.60 General reference
 Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 2000. p.193 General reference
 Schilder, M. & Schilder, F.A. 1971.  Secondary source


                        Cypraeidae Gray, 1824
                          Erosariinae Schilder, 1924
                            Erosaria Troschel, 1863
                              Erosaria labrolineata (Gaskoin, 1849)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=54444) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-10-18. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-02-23.