Erosaria gangranosa gangranosa   (Dillwyn,  1817) (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Littorinimorpha
Family:Cypraeidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Cypraea albida Gmelin, 1791
Cypraea controversa Menke, 1829
Cypraea gangranosa Dillwyn, 1817
Cypraea gangranosa var. annosa Vayssiere, 1905
Cypraea gangranosa var. obesa Fulton, 1930
Cypraea martiniana Anton, 1839
Cypraea minuta Gmelin, 1791

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • OBIS Indo-Pacific molluscan database: Taxa reported from regions in India (W) Available at - http://clade.ansp.org/obis/search.php/region3140
  • 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
  • Lorenz, F and Kratzsch, J Cowries of southern Sri Lanka Available at - http://www.holubshop.cz/text/cypraea/Cowries%20of%20southern%20Sri%20Lanka.htm

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