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Erosaria macandrewi (G. B. Sowerby II, 1870)

530886  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:530886)

 unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Cypraea macandrewi G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Sowerby, G. B. II. (1870). Monograph of the genus <i>Cypraea</i>. In G. B. Sowerby II (ed.), <i>Thesaurus conchyliorum, or monographs of genera of shells</i>. Vol. 4 (26-28): 1–58, pls 292–328. London, privately published. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15936899
page(s): 38, 52, pl. 328 figs 537-538; note: as Cypraea macandraei (pp. 38, 52) and C. macandrei (index p. 56 and plate caption). [details]   
Taxonomy Petit (2009: 189) notes that this taxon was introduced with the spelling "macandrei", despite Sowerby stated in the...  
Taxonomy Petit (2009: 189) notes that this taxon was introduced with the spelling "macandrei", despite Sowerby stated in the Thesaurus that the species was dredged by Mr. Macandrew in the Red Sea. Schilder & Schilder (1971) emended the spelling (although they used the emeded spelling before without justification). The emended spelling "macandrewi" is used widely by authors. [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2024). MolluscaBase. Erosaria macandrewi (G. B. Sowerby II, 1870). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=530886 on 2024-06-11
Date
action
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2010-10-08 20:18:53Z
created
2013-05-31 20:13:16Z
changed
2018-03-13 13:49:41Z
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original description  (of Cypraea macandrewi G. B. Sowerby II, 1870) Sowerby, G. B. II. (1870). Monograph of the genus <i>Cypraea</i>. In G. B. Sowerby II (ed.), <i>Thesaurus conchyliorum, or monographs of genera of shells</i>. Vol. 4 (26-28): 1–58, pls 292–328. London, privately published. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15936899
page(s): 38, 52, pl. 328 figs 537-538; note: as Cypraea macandraei (pp. 38, 52) and C. macandrei (index p. 56 and plate caption). [details]   
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Petit (2009: 189) notes that this taxon was introduced with the spelling "macandrei", despite Sowerby stated in the Thesaurus that the species was dredged by Mr. Macandrew in the Red Sea. Schilder & Schilder (1971) emended the spelling (although they used the emeded spelling before without justification). The emended spelling "macandrewi" is used widely by authors. [details]