WoRMS taxon details

Leporicypraea mappa subsignata (Melvill, 1888)

759294  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:759294)

accepted
Subspecies
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Cypraea mappa var. subsignata Melvill, 1888) 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. <em>Memoirs and Proceedings of the Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society.</em> ser. 4, 1: 184-252., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10266543
page(s): 211. [details]   
Type locality contained in Cargados Carajos  
type locality contained in Cargados Carajos [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Leporicypraea mappa subsignata (Melvill, 1888). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=759294 on 2021-12-09
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original description  (of Cypraea mappa var. subsignata Melvill, 1888) 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. <em>Memoirs and Proceedings of the Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society.</em> ser. 4, 1: 184-252., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10266543
page(s): 211. [details]   

basis of record Lorenz F. & Bridges R.J. (2014) The subspecies of <i>Leporicypraea mappa</i> (Linnaeus, 1758) from the western Indian Ocean (Gastropoda: Cypraeidae). <i>Conchylia</i> 44(3-4): 17-26. [March 2014] [details]   
 
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