WoRMS taxon details

Calpurnus verrucosus (Linnaeus, 1758)

216901  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216901)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Bulla verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 726 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description Solid, ovate shell, up to 4 cm, with a broad, flat base. Rounded lump at each extremity above siphonal and anal canals,...  
Description Solid, ovate shell, up to 4 cm, with a broad, flat base. Rounded lump at each extremity above siphonal and anal canals, coarse teeth on outer lip and a smooth columella. Shell white with pink-tinged canals. Habitat: shallow to deep waters on soft corals and sponges. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Calpurnus verrucosus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216901 on 2021-03-04
Date
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2002-07-21 12:48:32Z
changed
2009-11-13 10:12:01Z
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2010-10-03 15:39:41Z
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original description  (of Bulla verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 726 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Ovula perla Röding, 1798) Röding P.F. (1798). <i>Museum Boltenianum</i> sive Catalogus cimeliorum e tribus regnis naturæ quæ olim collegerat Joa. Fried Bolten, M. D. p. d. per XL. annos proto physicus Hamburgensis. Pars secunda continens Conchylia sive Testacea univalvia, bivalvia & multivalvia. Trapp, Hamburg. viii, 199 pp. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16230659 [details]   

basis of record Lorenz F. & Fehse D. (2009) <i>The living Ovulidae. A manual of the families of allied cowries: Ovulidae, Pediculariidae and Eocypraeidae.</i> Hackenheim: Conchbooks. [details]   

additional source Liltved W.R. (2000) <i>Cowries and their relatives of southern Africa. A study of the southern African cypraeacean and velutinacean gastropod fauna</i>. Seacomber Publications. 224 pp.
page(s): 121. [details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Steyn, D.G & Lussi, M. (2005). Offshore Shells of Southern Africa: A pictorial guide to more than 750 Gastropods. Published by the authors. Pp. i–vi, 1–289.
page(s): 35 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Solid, ovate shell, up to 4 cm, with a broad, flat base. Rounded lump at each extremity above siphonal and anal canals, coarse teeth on outer lip and a smooth columella. Shell white with pink-tinged canals. Habitat: shallow to deep waters on soft corals and sponges. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Spelling C. verrucosa Linnaeus in Sheppard 1984 <106>. [details]
LanguageName 
English warty egg cowrieumbilical ovula snailumbilical egg shelllittle egg cowriecommon calpurnus  [details]
German Fingernagel-Eischnecke  [details]
Japanese セムシウミウサギ  [details]
To Digital Atlas Of Marine Species & Locations, DAMSL (Umbilical ovula)
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