Mauritia eglantina   (Duclos,  1833) (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)
Arabica eglantina momokiti Steadman & Cotton, 1943
Arabica perconfusa Iredale, 1935
Cypraea(Aricia) histrio var. luctuosa Dautzenberg, 1902
Cypraea arabica var. couterieri Vayssiere, 1905
Cypraea eglantina Duclos, 1833
Cypraea niger Roberts, 1885
Cypraea nigricans Crosse, 1869

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Rameswaram (Lat: 9.27) (Long: 79.16) INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam (Lat: 17.7) (Long: 83.33) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • OBIS Indo-Pacific molluscan database Available at - http://clade.ansp.org/obis/find_mollusk.html
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Available at - http://data.gbif.org/species/

Page last updated on:2011-09-02

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