WoRMS name details

Cypraea miliaris Gmelin, 1791

216805  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216805)

 unaccepted (original combination)
Species
Variety Cypraea miliaris var. brevis M. Smith, 1913 accepted as Cypraea miliaris Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Naria miliaris (Gmelin, 1791) (variety)
Variety Cypraea miliaris var. brookei Rous, 1905 accepted as Cypraea miliaris Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Naria miliaris (Gmelin, 1791) (variety)
Variety Cypraea miliaris var. diversa Kenyon, 1902 accepted as Naria miliaris (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Variety Cypraea miliaris var. eburnea Barnes, 1824 accepted as Naria eburnea (Barnes, 1824) (unaccepted rank)
Variety Cypraea miliaris var. gabrielana Gatliff, 1929 accepted as Naria miliaris (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Variety Cypraea miliaris var. gabrieli Gatliff, 1916 accepted as Naria miliaris (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym, invalid: junior homonym of Cypraea gabrieli Gatliff, 1912; Cypraea miliaris var. gabrielana is a replacement name)
Variety Cypraea miliaris var. intermedia M. Smith, 1913 accepted as Cypraea miliaris Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Naria miliaris (Gmelin, 1791) (variety)
Variety Cypraea miliaris var. magistra Melvill, 1888 accepted as Naria miliaris (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)

Variety Cypraea miliaris var. nivea Preston, 1909 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Cypraea miliaris Gmelin, 1791. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216805 on 2022-05-24
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2002-07-21 12:48:32Z
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2010-10-06 21:11:21Z
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2018-03-14 21:37:57Z
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original description Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5 [details]   

basis of record Dautzenberg P. (1929). Contribution à l'étude de la faune de Madagascar: Mollusca marina testacea. <i>Faune des colonies françaises</i>, 3(4): 321-636, pls 4-7. Société d'Editions géographiques, maritimes et coloniales, Paris. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Smith, M. (1913). On <i>Cypraea miliaris</i> Gmel., with descriptions of new varieties. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 27(6): 69-70., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1752588 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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English millet cowrie  [details]
German Hirsekauri  [details]
Japanese ハツユキダカラ  [details]