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Version 44.01 went live 5th December, 2018. Cypraeidae now fully in line with Felix Lorenz's "COWRIES ..." 2017

Mauritia depressa depressa

(Gray, J.E., 1824) Depressed/Honey Cowry Shell size 23 - 88 mm E Africa - C Pacific
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE CYPRAEINAE MAURITIINI
open bookPage/Plate
Zoological Journal, LondonVol. 1, p 77
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 311
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 2 Shells and Animals, Pl. 84/1-6, 8, 15-16
The Cowries of Seychellesp 9/4; Pl. II/4
Indonesian Shells Ip 65/5
Philippine Marine MollusksVol. 1, p 103; Pl. 104/2
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 82/6
The Shell Handbookp 93
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 104
M.B. Pocket Guide to Shells of the Worldp 67
Compendium of Seashellsp 97/2.3
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 62/15
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 184; Pl. 31/6
Guide to Australian Shellsp 15/6
Guide to Shells of Papua New Guineap 11/6
Shells of the Philippinesp 89/4
Shells of New Guinea & Central Pacificp 25/7
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 253/20-22, 24, 25
Cowriesp 181
The Book of Indian Shellsp 21/7
Synonyms
Cypraea intermedia Redfield, J.H., 1847
Shells of Vietnamp 74
Cypraea gillei Jousseaume, F.P., 1893 : Tahiti
Le Naturaliste, Parisser. 2 153, p 171-172
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 311
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 61
Shells of Vietnamp 74
Cypraea dispersa Schilder, F.A. & M. Schilder, 1939
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 60
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Philipp Rosenkranz
2 Kijineko's Cowries Collection
3 Eddie Hardy
4 Taurus
5 Pasquale Fazzini
6 Shells Italia
7 @ David Kirsh
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