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

Cypraea pantherina

Solander, D.C., 1786 Panther Cowry Shell size 37 - 118 mm Red Sea; Gulf of Aden
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE CYPRAEINAE CYPRAEINI
open bookPage/Plate
Cat. Portland Mus.p 50
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 285
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 2 Shells and Animals, Pl. 57/1-3
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 76/2
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 106
The Shell Handbookp 88
Compendium of Seashellsp 97/3.3
M.B. Pocket Guide to Shells of the Worldp 58
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 69/1
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 263/1-6, 8-15
Cowriesp 169
Gloria MarisVol. 32, p 42; Pl. 1/3; Pl. 4/7
Synonyms
Cypraea vinosa Gmelin, J.F., 1791
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 285
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 66
Cypraea pardus Röding, P.F., 1798
Mus. Bolten II
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 285
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 66
Cypraea leopardus Link, H.F., 1807
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 285
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 66
Cypraea guttata Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de, 1810
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 285
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 66
Cypraea obtusa Perry, G., 1811
Conchology (London)Pl. 19/1
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 285
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 66
Cypraea tigrina Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de, 1822
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 285
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 66
Cypraea badionitens Melvill, J.C., 1888
Mem. Proc. Manch. Lit. Phil. Soc.4th Ser., 1, p 211; 239
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 66
Cypraea juvenca Melvill, J.C., 1888
Mem. Proc. Manch. Lit. Phil. Soc.4th Ser., 1, p 211; 239
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 285
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 66
Cypraea theriaca Melvill, J.C., 1888
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 285
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 66
Cypraea pantherina nigrovinosa (var.) Vayssičre, A.J.B.M., 1923 : Red Sea
Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. MarseilleVol. 21
Gloria MarisVol. 32, p 42
Cypraea auricomata Sulliotti, G.R., 1924
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 285
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 66
Cypraea rasnasraniensis Heiman, E.L. & H.K. Mienis, 2001 : Gulf of Aqaba, N Red Sea
Triton (Rehovot)Vol. 7, p 7-11
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 285
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 National Museum Wales
2 Mollusc Net Auctions
3 National Museum Wales
4 National Museum Wales
5 Mollusc Net Auctions
6 Felix Lorenz
7 Dave Rolfe
8 Atoll Shells
9 Aegean Shells
10 Natural History Museum, Rotterdam
11 Natural History Museum, Rotterdam
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