Erronea errones errones   (Linnaeus,  1758) (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Littorinimorpha
Family:Cypraeidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Cypraea (Luponia) errones monstr. compre Dautzenberg, 1902
Cypraea bimaculata Gray, 1824
Cypraea coxi Brazier, 1872
Cypraea errones Linnaeus, 1758
Cypraea errones var. chrysophaea Melvill, 1888
Cypraea oblonga Gmelin, 1791
Cypraea ovum Kiener, 1843
Cypraea pusilla Gmelin, 1791
Cypreae coerulescens Schroter, 1804
Erronea magerrones Iredale, 1939
Erronea magerrones proba Iredale, 1939
Erronea nimiserrans Iredale, 1935
Erronea nimiserrans kalavo Steadman & Cotton, 1943
Erronea nimiserrans vivili Steadman & Cotton, 1943
Palmadusta asellus var. fusca Coen, 1949

Common Name (s)
• Wandering Cowrie (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Tikadar, BK; Daniel, A and Subbarao, NV (1986) Sea shore animals of Andaman and Nicobar Islands The Director, ZSI, Kolkatta 188 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • OBIS Indo-Pacific molluscan database Available at - http://clade.ansp.org/obis/find_mollusk.html
  • Ray, HC (1977) Contribution to the knowledge of the molluscan fauna of Maungmagan, Lower Burma (with descriptions of one new genus and species of the Family Turridae (Gastropoda) 8) Contribution to the knowledge of the molluscan fauna of Maungmagan, Lower Burma (with descriptions of one new genus and species of the Family Turridae (Gastropoda) 8) Indian Museum, Calcutta 1-150 Available at - Zoological Records (Burma marine)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Eddie, H Hardy's internet guide to marine gastropods Available at - http://www.gastropods.com/

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