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

Purpuradusta gracilis macula

(Angas, G.F., 1867) Blotched Gracilis Shell size 13 - 30 mm E Australia - Fiji
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE ERRONEINAE ERRONEINI
open bookPage/Plate
Proc. Zool. Soc. Londonp 206
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 582
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 2 Shells and Animals, Pl. 302/9-14
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 64/9C
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 341/16-18, 21-22, 23-25
Shells of Vietnamp 79
VisayaVol. 3/1, p 6-7; Pl. 3/1-4
Synonyms
Cypraea irescens Sowerby, G.B. II, 1870
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 147
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Visaya
2 Eddie Hardy
3 Atoll Shells
4 Felix Lorenz
5 Felix Lorenz
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