OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Cypraeidae 

Cypraeidae Gray, 1824

Type of listing: Name in current use


Included taxa

   Cypraeinae Gray, 1824
   Erosariinae Schilder, 1924
   Cypraeovulinae Schilder, 1927
   Bernayinae Schilder, 1927

Common Name

True Cowries


 Burgess, C.M. 1970.  General reference
 Burgess, C.M. 1985.  General reference
 Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 1993. p.33-224 General reference
 Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 2000.  General reference
 Lorenz, F. & Hubert, A. 2000. p.477-515 [to Recent species and genera of the world]  Key


                        Cypraeidae Gray, 1824


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=8326) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2002-07-03.