WoRMS source details

Melvill, J. C. (1888). A survey of the genus Cypraea (Linn.) its nomenclature, geographical distribution and distinctive affinites; with descriptions of two new species and several varieties. Memoirs and Proceedings of the Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society. ser. 4, 1: 184-252.
8740
Melvill, J. C.
1888
A survey of the genus <i>Cypraea</i> (Linn.) its nomenclature, geographical distribution and distinctive affinites; with descriptions of two new species and several varieties
Memoirs and Proceedings of the Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society
ser. 4, 1: 184-252
Publication
RIS (EndNote, Reference Manager, ProCite, RefWorks)
BibTex (BibDesk, LaTeX)
Date
action
by
2013-01-12 18:30:12Z
created
db_admin
2018-05-01 08:30:13Z
changed
2021-06-04 17:23:41Z
changed

Cypraea amphithales Melvill, 1888 accepted as Cypraeovula amphithales (Melvill, 1888) (original description)
Cypraea calcarata Melvill, 1888 accepted as Monetaria obvelata (Lamarck, 1810) (original description)
Cypraea caputdraconis Melvill, 1888 accepted as Monetaria caputdraconis (Melvill, 1888) (original description)
Cypraea cruenta var. coloba Melvill, 1888 accepted as Ovatipsa coloba (Melvill, 1888) (original description)
Cypraea erosa var. chlorizans Melvill, 1888 accepted as Naria erosa chlorizans (Melvill, 1888) (original description)
Cypraea erosa var. nebrites Melvill, 1888 accepted as Naria nebrites (Melvill, 1888) (original description)
Cypraea erosa var. phagedaina Melvill, 1888 accepted as Naria erosa erosa (Linnaeus, 1758) (original description)
Cypraea erosa var. straminea Melvill, 1888 accepted as Naria erosa erosa (Linnaeus, 1758) (original description)
Cypraea errones var. chrysophaea Melvill, 1888 accepted as Cypraea errones Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Erronea errones (Linnaeus, 1758) (original description)
Cypraea fimbriata var. cholmondelyi Melvill, 1888 accepted as Purpuradusta fimbriata (Gmelin, 1791) (original description)
Cypraea gangranosa var. melanosema Melvill, 1888 accepted as Naria gangranosa (Dillwyn, 1817) (original description)
Cypraea helvola var. argella Melvill, 1888 accepted as Naria helvola helvola (Linnaeus, 1758) (original description)
Cypraea helvola var. hawaiiensis Melvill, 1888 accepted as Naria helvola hawaiiensis (Melvill, 1888) (original description)
Cypraea helvola var. mascarena Melvill, 1888 accepted as Naria helvola helvola (Linnaeus, 1758) (original description)
Cypraea lynx var. williamsi Melvill, 1888 accepted as Lyncina lynx (Linnaeus, 1758) (original description)
Cypraea mappa var. subsignata Melvill, 1888 accepted as Leporicypraea mappa subsignata (Melvill, 1888) (original description)
Cypraea miliaris var. magistra Melvill, 1888 (original description)
Cypraea ocellata var. calopthalma Melvill, 1888 accepted as Cypraea ocellata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Naria ocellata (Linnaeus, 1758) (original description)
Cypraea ocellata var. palatha Melvill, 1888 accepted as Naria ocellata (Linnaeus, 1758) (original description)
Cypraea pantherina var. albonitens Melvill, 1888 accepted as Cypraea pantherina [Lightfoot], 1786 (original description)
Cypraea pantherina var. badionitens Melvill, 1888 accepted as Cypraea pantherina [Lightfoot], 1786 (original description)
Cypraea poraria var. kauaiensis Melvill, 1888 accepted as Naria poraria (Linnaeus, 1758) (original description)
Cypraea spurca var. verdensium Melvill, 1888 accepted as Naria spurca verdensium (Melvill, 1888) (original description)
Cypraea stolida diauges Melvill, 1888 accepted as Bistolida diauges (Melvill, 1888) (original description)
Cypraea tabescens var. latior Melvill, 1888 accepted as Talostolida latior (Melvill, 1888) (original description)
Cypraea tabescens var. pellucens Melvill, 1888 accepted as Talostolida pellucens (Melvill, 1888) (original description)
Cypraea tigris var. chionia Melvill, 1888 accepted as Cypraea tigris Linnaeus, 1758 (original description)
 Type locality

Mauritius [details]